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Portsmouth in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Russell A. Hanscom Memorial

 
 
Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 10, 2016
1. Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to those men who made the supreme sacrifice in WWII for God and Country.
Robert A. Anderson James R. Birt Raymond F. Burns Paula A. Doble Russell A. Hanscom Robert A. Harrison Guy House Howard L. Hunt Peter G. Phillippe Jr. Edgar A. Wallace
Presented by the Frank E. Boom Post No 6, A,L. Portsmouth, NH, November 11, 1956
 
Erected 1956 by Frank E. Boom Post No 6, American Legion.
 
Location. 43° 5.389′ N, 70° 46.323′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Kearsage Way, in the median. Click for map. Boulder is in a garden in the median at the entrance to the Atlantic Heights neighborhood. There are granite posts encircling the garden, one for each man listed on the plaque. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); John Samuel Blunt, Painter (approx. one mile away); Prince Whipple and Winsor Maffatt Revolutionary Petitioners (approx. one mile away); New Hampshire's First Black Church (approx. 1.1 miles away);
Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 10, 2016
2. Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker
18 Congress (approx. 1.1 miles away); Maine Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away in Maine); Sloop Ranger Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away in Maine); USMC Memorial Marker (approx. 1.1 miles away in Maine). Click for a list of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 91 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 13, 2016.
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