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Boonsboro in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Boys from Boonsboro District

World War: 1914 - 1918

 
 
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By Richard E. Miller, August 16, 2008
1. The Boys from Boonsboro District Marker
Inscription. [Street side]:
[Emblem of the Junior Order of United American Mechanics]

Erected in honor of the boys from
Boonsboro District
by South Mountain Council No. 88, Jr. O.U.A.M.
and Citizens of the community.
July 4th, 1919.

First Lieutenants:
Louis McC Young - Roger E. Martz

Baker, William L. • Beachley, William H. • Beard, Frank • Bomberger, Richard W. • Brown, Frank E. • Cross, Max A. • Doub, Earl W. • Doub, Kieffer G. • Dubel, Alvey R. • Easterday, Robert C. • Easterly, Russell C. • Fockler, McKinley • Flook, Charles K. • Foltz, Clarence W. • Ford, Grover L. • Garrott, William H. • Griffith, Earl V. • Gross, Elmer T. • Grove, J. Richard • Grove, Mark D. • Harp, Fayette R. • Hines, John H. • House, Oliver C. • Huffer, Albert L. • Huffer, Alfred C. • Huffer, Silas E. • Hutzell, Ellsworth • Hutzell, Frank L. • Hutzell, Gorman • Itnyre, Roy E. • Keadle, Ralph D.

Kennedy, George S. • Kuhn, Paul V. • Maddren, Richard T. • Martz, Earl D. • Martz, Hubert L. • Martz, John N. • Moser, Alva H. • Moser, Kieffer M. • Moser, Russell E. • Mulledore, Harry W. • Netz, William H. • Olsen, Victor A. • Reeder, Clarence R. • Reeder, Elmer, M. • Shifler, Ralph M. • Shoemaker, George D. • Smith, Lester S. • Smith, Luther
The Boys from Boonsboro District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Richard E. Miller, August 16, 2008
2. The Boys from Boonsboro District Marker
J. • Smith, Wilbert W. • Snively, Howard W. • Snyder, John S. • Snyder, Roy M. • Storm, John M. • Stouffer, Earl D. • Stouffer, Guy E. L. • Taylor, Carl V. • Thomas, Harry A. • Toyer, Daniel W. (colored) • Wade, C. Hubert • Warrenfeltz, Frank T. • Young, Ernest E.

Died in Service:
John F. Clopper - Austen G. Michael - G. Robert Kline

[Walkway side:]
[Image of a U.S. "Doughboy"]
That the memory of the boys who gave their lives and their services in the defense of their country and to perpetuate its ideals shall live as an inspiration to courage and patriotism.
 
Erected 1919 by Junior Order of United American Mechanics and Citizens of the Community.
 
Location. 39° 30.404′ N, 77° 39.145′ W. Marker is in Boonsboro, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on N. Main Street (Old National Pike) (U.S. 40) just west of Potomac Street (Shepherdstown Pike) (Maryland Route 34), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21 N. Main Street, Boonsboro MD 21713, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cannon of Revolutionary War (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The National Road (approx.
The Boys from Boonsboro District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Richard E. Miller, August 16, 2008
3. The Boys from Boonsboro District Marker
0.2 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Boonsboro (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Antietam or Sharpsburg (approx. 0.6 miles away); Washington Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Town of Boonsboro (approx. 0.6 miles away); “Crampton’s Gap” “Maryland Heights” and “Pleasant Valley” (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Boonsboro.
 
Also see . . .
1. History: Junior Order of United American Mechanics. (Submitted on February 27, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Nativist Orders. (Submitted on February 27, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Junior Order United American Mechanics; J.O.U.A.M.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,187 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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