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Crown Zellerbach Employee World War II Memorial

 
 
Crown Zellerbach WWII Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rachel Aschmann, July 29, 2012
1. Crown Zellerbach WWII Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In honor of the employees from this division who gave their lives while serving in the armed forces during World War II.

Curtin P Barnett • James F Hagensen • Thelma A Rancore • Jimmie Clark Berg • Wayne A Harwood • Lewis L Ray • Eugene P Brundage • John D Howard • Walter E Resner • Elmer Buskirk • Vernon W Kane • Gordon E Robertson • Chester H Bonde • Laurence C Koplin • Eugene P Shauvin • Leonard B Conway • Mickey B Ludwig • Albert F Tews • Harold D Farris • Joseph R Nash • Robert C Tracy • Clarence E Osborne
 
Erected 1947 by Crown Zellerbach Corporation.
 
Location. 45° 35.148′ N, 122° 24.506′ W. Marker is in Camas, Washington, in Clark County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of NW 6th Avenue and Division Street (Alternate Washington Route 14), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1102 Division Street, Camas WA 98607, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camas-Washougal War Memorial (approx. Ό mile away); The First School in Camas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sandy River Bridge (approx. 3.7 miles away in Oregon);
Crown Zellerbach WWII Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rachel Aschmann, July 29, 2012
2. Crown Zellerbach WWII Memorial Marker
The marker with the iron fence around it and the flagpole behind it.
Fishers (approx. 4.5 miles away); Broughton’s Expedition (approx. 7.1 miles away in Oregon); Samuel C. Lancaster (approx. 8.6 miles away in Oregon); Vista House (approx. 8.6 miles away in Oregon); Marshall N. Dana (approx. 8.6 miles away in Oregon). Click for a list of all markers in Camas.
 
More about this marker. The marker is on the left side as you enter Camas, heading east, on NW 6th Avenue. On your right will be the Georgia Pacific paper plant (formerly Crown Zellerbach). Division Street is just past the memorial and just before WA-14 Alt turns south on Adams Street. There is no parking right by the marker so continue past Adams and park in the next block.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Crown Zellerbach WWII Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rachel Aschmann, July 29, 2012
3. Crown Zellerbach WWII Memorial Marker
Looking west from Division Street at the slope where the memorial is located. This paper plant has been in the same place for over 100 years through several different names starting with the Columbia Paper Plant on April 20, 1884.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rachel Aschmann of Camas, Washington. This page has been viewed 609 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on . Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Rachel Aschmann of Camas, Washington. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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