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Whitinsville in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Thomas J. Melia, Jr.

 
 
Thomas J. Melia, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
1. Thomas J. Melia, Jr. Marker
Inscription.

The Mumford Riverwalk
is dedicated to

Thomas J. Melia, Jr.
1926-1998

who dedicated his life to us in war and in
peace: as a U.S. Marine and as an Officer
and Chief of our police department.

His life was an inspiration to us all.


 
Location. 42° 6.442′ N, 71° 39.395′ W. Marker is in Whitinsville, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is on Linwood Avenue 0.2 miles east of Cross Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whitinsville MA 01588, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. David P. Casey (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Whitinsville Social Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Northbridge Contingent in the Nations Wars - 1939-1955 (approx. half a mile away); Welcome to Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park (approx. 1.7 miles away); Blackstone Canal (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whitinsville.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkParks & Recreational AreasWar, KoreanWar, World II
 
Thomas J. Melia, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
2. Thomas J. Melia, Jr. Marker
Looking southeast
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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