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Gloucester in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Chester H. Grant Circle

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
1. Chester H. Grant Circle Marker
Inscription.
This Circle
Erected by The
Commonwealth
of
Massachusetts
1956
Is Dedicated to Honor
Chester H. Grant
1897 – 1954
A soldier and devoted citizen who faithfully served his community, state and nation in war and in peace.
A member of the Yankee Division 104th U.S. Infantry. Served in World War I in France 1917 – 1919.
He was cited three times for meritorious conduct under fire and received the silver star with palm.
As a public official for the city of Gloucester he displayed great ability in the performance of his municipal duties.

 
Erected 1956.
 
Location. 42° 37.32′ N, 70° 40.59′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Yankee Division Highway (Massachusetts Route 128) and Washington Street (Massachusetts Route 127), on the left when traveling north on Yankee Division Highway. Click for map. Located in the Grant Circle. In Massachussetts a traffic circle is called a "rotary". Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverdale Martyrs (approx. 0.8 miles away); Blynman Bridge
Chester H. Grant Circle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
2. Chester H. Grant Circle Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gloucester Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stacy Esplanade (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gloucester World War II Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gloucester Fishermen's Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Chester H. Grant Circle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
3. Chester H. Grant Circle Marker
 
 
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