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World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nate Davidson, November 23, 2011
1. World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription. 1941 - 1945
Dedicated to the enduring memory of those of this community who gave their lives in World War II that we might achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.

In Memoriam
W. Kirk Baynard, Ralph H. Bennett, E. Clayton Boggs, Alice L. Brittingham, George H. Bullock, Robert J. Burger, Edward S. Collins, John N. Compton, Jr., Julian A. Courtney, Oscar B. Dean, Louis A. Drexler, Jr., William C. Fox, Melvin A. Geiger, Thomas M. Gooden, III, William D. Hamilton, John A. Harter, Granville B. Hoey, John S. Hurley, William J. Hutson, Walter F. Johnson, Charles W. Jones, Burton N. Jost, Charles L. Maloney, Roland J. Marvel, H. Earl Massey, William J. McLoughry, Joseph F. Meyers, Carroll F. Norris, Jr., William E. Paskinns, Ralph O. Patterson, William E. Pennewill, Edward Pikus, Richard E. Prendergast, Edward W. Ruyter, Samuel Scott, Jr., William Scott, Nicholas L. Semans, Warren H. SHeppard, Elmer T. Short, Harry W. Spence, James I. Taylor, Gilbert B. Willis, Richard Wilcutts, Josiah O. Wolcott, Jr.
 
Erected 1949 by Dover Post, Delaware Veterans of World War II.
 
Location. 39° 9.51′ N, 75° 31.467′ W. Marker is in Dover, Delaware, in Kent County. Marker is

World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Nate Davidson, November 23, 2011
2. World War II Memorial
at the intersection of S. State Street and Kings Highway SW on S. State Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dover DE 19901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, Inc. (here, next to this marker); Wesley United Methodist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Capitol Theater (about 400 feet away); Bishop Richard Allen (about 500 feet away); Richardson and Robbins Complex (about 700 feet away); The Golden Fleece Tavern (about 700 feet away); In the Council Chamber of Elizabeth Battell's Golden Fleece Tavern (about 700 feet away); Ridgely House (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Dover.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Nate Davidson, November 23, 2011
3. World War II Memorial
Located on right. On the left is the Pearl Harbor Survivors Memorial.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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