A granite monolith in the veterans section of the historic cemetery of Denmark Manor United Church of Christ, dedicated to all the men and women who served The monument was donated by M/SGT Jules Desgain, who in World War II served in the U.S. Army’s 83rd Infantry Division (Thunderbolt Division), 908th Field Artillery Battalion, B Battery. The 83rd Division landed in France on June 18, 1944, and fought in the battles of the Central European campaign until the surrender of Germany.
Date of Installation:
May 28, 1990
Organization Responsible for Installation:
American Legion Post 260
Memorial War Era(s):
Woodlawn Cemetery, 2001 Denmark Manor Road, (Penn Township), Export, PA 15632 40 Degrees 23’8” North 79 Degrees 37’ 26” West Penn Township is located in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Published on January 13, 2022