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Old Orchard Beach in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
1. World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.
A tribute to the men and women of Old Orchard Beach who served God and Country in World War II and in honored memory of those who gave their lives.
Gideon Abbott Vincent Calvi
Jeffrey DeGrace Henry Durant
Richard Freeland Holroyd Hirst
Howard Hopkins Ronald McKee
Stanley Murphy Peter Navisky
Armand Paradis Gordon Sugden
Roger Verville

May 30, 1954

 
Erected 1954 by Citizens of Old Orchard Beach.
 
Location. 43° 30.911′ N, 70° 22.638′ W. Marker is in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, in York County. Click for map. Memorial is in Memorial Park, near 1st and Staples Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Old Orchard Beach ME 04064, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Father Bob" (here, next to this marker); Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Orchard World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); "Runway to Glory" (within shouting distance of this marker); "Spirit of St. Louis" (about 300 feet away, measured
World War II Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
2. World War II Memorial Honored Dead
in a direct line); Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds (approx. 0.4 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Old Orchard Beach.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
World War II Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
3. World War II Memorial Honored Dead
World War II Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
4. World War II Memorial Honored Dead
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
5. World War II Memorial
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
6. World War II Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 464 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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