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Thomas D. Murphy Company World War Memorial

 
 
Thomas D. Murphy Company World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
1. Thomas D. Murphy Company World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In grateful memory of the
two long time employees of
the Thos. D. Murphy Co.
who gave their lives in
the Great War for Humanity

Henry Fall
Killed in Action, March 9, 1918

Maurice Stephenson
Killed in Action, July 27, 1918


 
Erected by the Thomas D. Murphy Company.
 
Location. 41° 0.252′ N, 95° 13.811′ W. Marker is in Red Oak, Iowa, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Short Street, on the left when traveling south on 2nd Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 South 2nd Street, Red Oak IA 51566, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Red Oak Depot (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red Oak Firehouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Red Oak Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Red Stone Boulder" (approx. 0.3 miles away); George H. Hawkins Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Red Oak.
 
Also see . . .  Thomas D. Murphy Factory National Register Info
Thomas D. Murphy Company World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
2. Thomas D. Murphy Company World War Memorial Marker
At the entrance to the former Thomas D. Murphy Company building
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Not related to the marker but to the building
(Submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Industry & CommercePatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Former Thomas D. Murphy Art Calendar Company Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
3. Former Thomas D. Murphy Art Calendar Company Building
World War Memorial Marker hidden behind shrubs
Former Thomas D. Murphy Company Water Tower image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
4. Former Thomas D. Murphy Company Water Tower
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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