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Machias in Washington County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Veterans Memorial

To Those Who Know War Best

 
 
Veterans Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

In honor of those men and women
of Machias
who served God and Country
that this flag might wave

Erected 1958
to the memory of all servicemen
of the town of Machias

 
Erected 1958.
 
Location. 44° 42.729′ N, 67° 27.478′ W. Marker is in Machias, Maine, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Dublin Street and Maine Route 92, on the right when traveling north on Dublin Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Machias ME 04654, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Naval Battle of the American Revolution (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Machias River (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Permanent English Settlement in Machias Bay (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burnham Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Libby Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
Veterans Memorial (back) Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
2. Veterans Memorial (back)
Veterans Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
3. Veterans Memorial
At flagpole in background, looking north
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 299 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 4, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.
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