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Bowdoin College War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
1. Bowdoin College War Memorial
Inscription.

Honored Here Are All Bowdoin Generations Who Served When Our Country Called and Those Who Fell

World War II [Honored Dead]
Korea [Honored Dead]
Vietnam [Honored Dead]

I hear even now the infinite fierce chorus,
The cries of agony, the endless groan.
Which, through the ages that have gone before us,
In long reverberations reach our own.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Class of 1825

They will come together again under higher bidding and will know their place and name. This army will live, and live on so long as soul shall answer soul, so fields of mighty memory....
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Class of 1852

 
Erected by Bowdoin College.
 
Location. 43° 54.457′ N, 69° 57.82′ W. Marker is in Brunswick, Maine, in Cumberland County. Click for map. Memorial is just southwest of the Bowdon College campus Main Quad, west of Hubbard Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Brunswick ME 04011, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bowdoin College World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Robinson Memorial Gate (about 300 feet away, measured in a
Bowdoin College War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
2. Bowdoin College War Memorial
direct line); a different marker also named Robinson Memorial Gate (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Company K, 1st Maine Volunteer Infantry (approx. mile away); Brunswick Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Founding of the Maine Medical Association (approx. half a mile away); Androscoggin Swinging Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brunswick.
 
Also see . . .  History of Bowdoin College. (Submitted on May 20, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Bowdoin College World War II Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
3. Bowdoin College World War II Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
4. Bowdoin College World War II Honored Dead
Bowdoin College World War II Honored Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
5. Bowdoin College World War II Honored Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
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Bowdoin College World War II Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
10. Bowdoin College World War II Honored Dead
Bowdoin College Korean War Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
11. Bowdoin College Korean War Honored Dead
Bowdoin College Vietnam War Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
12. Bowdoin College Vietnam War Honored Dead
Bowdoin College War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
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Bowdoin College War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2011
14. Bowdoin College War Memorial
Looking northeast into Main Quad
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 491 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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