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Franklin in Hancock County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

World War Memorial

1914 - 1918

 
 
World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
1. World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In honor of the citizens of
the Town of Franklin
who served their country in the World War

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

 
Erected 1923.
 
Location. 44° 35.227′ N, 68° 13.773′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Maine, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of Hog Bay Road (Maine Route 200) and Blackswoods Road / Main Street (Maine Route 182), on the right when traveling west on Hog Bay Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin ME 04634, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Old Town Hall Site (a few steps from this marker); Franklin Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Defenders of the Union (approx. 4.2 miles away); Historic Architecture in Sullivan Harbor (approx. 4.6 miles away); Summer Rusticators, the Tourist Trade and the Waukeag House Hotel (approx. 4.6 miles away); The view of Frenchman Bay (approx. 4.6 miles away); a different marker also named Civil War Memorial (approx. 10.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
World War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
2. World War Memorial Honor Roll
World War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
3. World War Memorial Honor Roll
World War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
4. World War Memorial Honor Roll
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
5. World War Memorial
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
6. World War Memorial
Looking west
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 16 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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