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Francis Xavier Elder

 
 
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By Devry Jones, February 22, 2019
1. Francis Xavier Elder Marker
Inscription.  
In loving remembrance of
Francis Xavier Elder

Son of
James B. & Sarah B. Elder
Born June 30, 1893
Killed in action Oct 11, 1918

Belleau Woods, Alcaise Argonne Forest
He was the first volunteer from Emmitsburg and a third degree member of the AC of C
May his soul rest in peace

 
Location. 39° 42.315′ N, 77° 19.604′ W. Marker is in Emmitsburg, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of North Seton Avenue (Business U.S. 15) and West N Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Seton Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 North Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg MD 21727, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Emmitsburg Maryland Roll of Honor World War II (here, next to this marker); Emmitsburg Vietnam War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Emmitsburg Operation Urgent Fury and Lebanese Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Emmitsburg Korean War Memorial
Francis Xavier Elder Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, February 22, 2019
2. Francis Xavier Elder Marker
(a few steps from this marker); Emmitsburg Operation Just Cause Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Emmitsburg Persian Gulf Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Emmitsburg Memorial Post (within shouting distance of this marker); Emmitsburg (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emmitsburg.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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