“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Salem in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Lest We Forget

Lest WeForget Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
1. Lest WeForget Marker
Inscription. 1776-1918 Dedicated to the memory of all men of Salem New York who in devoted patriotism gave their total service to their country during time of war and to those who made the supreme sacrifice for liberty and humanity.
Erected 1934 by A.L. McDougal Woman's Relief Corps No. 151 of Salem New York.
Location. 43° 10.38′ N, 73° 19.345′ W. Marker is in Salem, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on County Route 153 near Cato Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located in front of the old courthouse in a small triangle park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 52 East Broadway, Salem NY 12865, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The White Creek Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old White Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Revolutionary Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Rexleigh Covered Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away); Home and Laboratory of Dr. Asa Fitch, Jr. (approx. 3.3 miles away); Lt. Col. Robert Cochran (approx. 5 miles away in Vermont); Norman Rockwell (approx. 7.1 miles away in Vermont); South Argyle United Presbyterian Church (approx. 7.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salem.
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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