Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Rockland in Knox County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

World Wars Memorial

 
 
World Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
1. World Wars Memorial Marker
Inscription.

We, the citizens
of this community,
enshrine forever the glorious
memory of our boys and girls,
living and dead
who served their country
in World Wars I and II

Erected Nov. 11, 1948

 
Erected 1948 by Ruth Mayhew Tent, Daughters of Civil War Veterans, and Concerned Citizens.
 
Location. 44° 6.316′ N, 69° 6.697′ W. Marker is in Rockland, Maine, in Knox County. Marker is on Union Street (U.S. 1) near Beech Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Memorial is on the east lawn of the public library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 80 Union Street, Rockland ME 04841, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walter Hamor Piston (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapman Park (approx. mile away); Civil War and Edwin Libby Post No. 16, G.A.R. Memorial (approx. mile away); The Blues Trail: Mississippi to Maine (approx. 0.3 miles away); Portland Head Light Bell (1942) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rockland Harbor Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rockland.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 
World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
2. World Wars Memorial
Rockland Public Library in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement