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Stafford in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War

1917 - 1919

 
 
In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
1. In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War Memorial
Inscription.
Erected by the Town Of Stafford, A.D. 1923,
in honor of our boys who served in the World War.
1917 ———— 1919

 
Erected 1923 by Town of Stafford.
 
Location. 42° 58.924′ N, 78° 4.385′ W. Marker is in Stafford, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is at the intersection of Morganville Road (New York State Route 237) and Main Road (New York State Route 5), on the right when traveling north on Morganville Road. Click for map. Memorial is on a vertical stone a few paces east of the gazebo on a green space on the northeast corner of the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Stafford NY 14143, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial Honor Roll World War II (a few steps from this marker); East Boundary (within shouting distance of this marker); Stafford Village Four Corners (within shouting distance of this marker); Pottery & Drain Tile Factory (approx. 1.5 miles away); Underground Railroad Route (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Jell-O Factory
In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
2. In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War Memorial
(approx. 4.1 miles away); Herman Le Roy's Mill (approx. 4.3 miles away); Ingham University Campus (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stafford.
 
More about this marker. Below the memorial heading, names of servicemen are listed by Army, Navy, and Marine Corp. Those who died in service are marked.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
3. In Honor of Our Boys Who Served in the World War Memorial
Viewed northward from NY 5, the memorial is to the right of the gazebo, between the bench and flowers. The road at the left is NY 237.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 209 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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