George Leslie Memorial Field

George Leslie Memorial Field

A football stadium field was named in honor of George Leslie, a graduate of Arnold High School, who was the first Pennsylvanian to die in World War II on December 7, 1941. The 20 year old private was serving with the Army Corps at Wheeler Field in Hawaii. The field is currently used for youth sports programs.

 

Date of Installation:

July 4, 1946

Organization Responsible for Installation:

Arnold School District

Memorial War Era(s):

WWII

Location:

Roy W. Hunt Elementary School 1702 Alcoa Drive Arnold, PA 15068 Arnold is a city located in Westmoreland County,Pennsylvania

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George Leslie Memorial Field

George Leslie Memorial Field

 

Published on April 20, 2019