Seventeenth Ward Veterans Memorial

Seventeenth Ward Veterans Memorial

Carved granite monument designed by architect Stanley Roush in the Art Deco style. Side monoliths have the names of battlefields where American troops fought. Also contained in the base of the monument are the names of Seventeenth Ward residents who lost their lives in World War I.

 

Date of Installation:

November 11, 1932

Organization Responsible for Installation:

Citizens of the Seventeenth Ward of the City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Memorial War Era(s):

WWI

Location:

930 East Carson Street Pittsburgh, PA 15203 The site was once South Side High School. It is now a residential building called The Residence at South High.

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Seventeenth Ward Veterans Memorial

Seventeenth Ward Veterans Memorial

 

Published on November 12, 2019