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

Ward Seven World War II Monument

 
 
Ward Seven World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
1. Ward Seven World War II Monument
Inscription.
In Honor
Of Those Who Served
In World War II
From Ward Seven
These Our Dead From
Ward 7, WW II
Robert J. Hodgen A.F. Robert W. Seppala A.F. William Lee M.M. John A. Filfalt M.M. James M. Tarr M.M. Roy M. Nickerson M.M. Albert R. Cardini U.S.A.

 
Location. 42° 39.908′ N, 70° 40.052′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street (Massachusetts Route 127) and Brierwood Street, on the right when traveling north on Washington Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Planters Neck (approx. 0.9 miles away); Riverdale World War II Monument (approx. 1.8 miles away); Riverdale Martyrs (approx. 2.3 miles away); John Pool (approx. 2.3 miles away); First Settler (approx. 2.4 miles away); James Babson Farm (approx. 2.4 miles away); Old First Parish Burying Ground (approx. 2.4 miles away); The First Settlers of Sandy Bay (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Additional comments.
1. James Tarr
Ward Seven World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
2. Ward Seven World War II Monument

I was pleased to find this page. The James Tarr on this monument was my mother's brother whom I am named after. He was in the Merchant Marine and his ship was sunk by a German submarine during WW2.
    — Submitted February 10, 2011, by James Tarr Spaulding of Grafton, New Hampshire.

 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 765 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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