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Saco in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

War Memorial

1775 - 1865

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
1. War Memorial
Inscription.

Erected to the memory of
the Country’s Defenders
1775 – 1865

With malice toward none,
With charity for all,
With firmness in the right,
As God gives us
To see the right

 
Location. 43° 30.062′ N, 70° 26.583′ W. Marker is in Saco, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Beach Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Monument is in the small park bounded by Main, Beach, and Elm Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Saco ME 04072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Spanish War and Philippine Insurrection Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Laura Black Stickney, 1879-1961 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacob Cochran, 1782-1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Brannan and the Gold Rush (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Fairfield Hamilton, 1831-1909 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Stone Fort (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Saco in 1693 / Le Fort Saco en 1693 (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Saco.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar of 1812War, US CivilWar, US Revolutionary
 
War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
2. War Memorial Dedication
War Memorial Quote image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
3. War Memorial Quote
War Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
4. War Memorial Statue
War Memorials image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
5. War Memorials
Looking NNE across Beach Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 474 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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