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St. Mary's County Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 30, 2019
1. St. Mary's County Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
The citizens of St. Mary's County dedicate this monument in memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice and those who valiantly served

Korean War
1950 - 1955
Bennett, Henry A., Pvt USA, Leonardtown, KIA Apr. 11, 1951
Ellis, James Robert, Pvt. USA, Avenue, Died June 20, 1952
Hill, Xavier W., Sgt USA, Chaptico, DPOW Nov. 30, 1950
Saunders, Louis A., Cpl USA, Park Hall, DPOW May 31, 1951
Scriber, James M., Pvt USA, Maddox, KIA Dec. 26, 1952
Stockstill, Douglas, S/Sgt USMC, Callaway, KIA Sept. 24, 1950
Thomas, Jack William, AD1 USN, Patuxent River, MIA Apr. 9, 1951

World War II 1941 - 1945
Abell, John T., Pfc USA, Compton, MIA Jun. 10, 1944
Alvey, James Allen, Pfc USA, Chaptico, KIA Jan 3. 1944
Baer, John S., 2nd Lt. USA, St. Mary's County, Sept. 24, 1944
Beck, Albert B., T/5 USA, Hollywood, DPOW Mar. 8, 1945
Bohanan, Leo Joseph, Pfc USA, Beachville, KIA Mar. 19, 1945
Bowles, Philip Dennis, Pvt USA, Hollywood, KIA Aug. 1, 1943
Brown, Robert F., Pvt USA, Ridge, MIA May
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 30, 2019
2. St. Mary's County Veterans Memorial
21, 1944
Brown, Sylvester V., Pvt USA, Ridge, KIA May 1944
Bush, William W., Pvt USA, St. Mary's County, KIA Dec. 3, 1943
Clarke, John Richard, Pvt USA, Mechanicsville
Clarke, Leonard A., CEng USMM, California, KIA Jan. 16, 1942
Conner, Harry W., Pvt USA, Charlotte Hall, KIA Jan. 2, 1945
Dean, John C., Sgt USA, Hollywood, KIA Apr. 15, 1945
Demko, John F., T/5 USA, Dameron, DOW July 17, 1946
Dise, Edward Vaughn, Seaman USN, Mechanicsville
Downs, Francis L., Pvt USA, Leonardtown, KIA Sept. 20, 1944
Duke, Walter Francis, Capt USAAC, Leonardtown, MIA Jun. 6, 1944
Ennels, Xavier s., T/5 USA, St. Mary's County, KIA May 9, 1944
Everhart, Francis P., Pvt USA, Bushwood
Fahnestock, Adam Bruce, 1st Lt USA, Park Hall, KIA Oct. 18, 1942
Friess, Ernest C., Jr., 1st Lt USAAC, Clements, MIA Nov. 11, 1944
Fullmer, Lawrence Donald, AMM1c USN, Great Mills
Gant, James Avon, STM1 UN, Dameron, KIA Oct. 27, 1943
Gatton, James Walter, Pfc USA, Hollywood, KIA Aug. 9, 1944
Goldsborough, Paul Camillus, Jr., MM3c USN, Hollywood, KIA Feb. 18, 1945
Graves, William F., Sgt USAAC, Leonardtown, MIA Jul. 28, 1945
Greenwell, James T., Pfc USA, Hollywood, KIA Nov 12, 1944
Hayden, Albert E., CEM USN, Mechanicsville, MIA Dec. 7, 1941
Higgs, George C., Sgt USAAC, St.
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Mary's County, MIA Jan 12, 1945
Hill, Joseph E., Pfc USA, Mechanicsville, Sept. 6, 1944
Millerman, Bill Joseph, LT(jg) USN, Hollywood
Jones, Stephen Harris, Ens USN, Leonardtown, DWIS Dec. 7, 1942
Kennedy, Harold M., Pfc USA, NAS Patuxent River
Leyshon, Howard, Pvt. USA, St. Mary's County
Markham, David L., Cpl USA, St. Mary's County
Mattingly, Joseph A., Pfc USMC, Hollywood, KIA Feb. 19, 1945
McCown, Walter W., 2nd Lt USA, St. Mary's County
Montrone, Lewis L., Lt USN, Mechanicsville
Moore, Silas Bruce, Cmdr USN, St. Mary's City
Moreland, James R., Sgt USA, Charlotte Hall
Owens, Harrison Dominick, Pfc USA, Abell, KIA Nov. 20, 1945
Owens, Thomas Jefferson, Jr., S/Sgt USA, Leonardtown, KIA Aug. 31, 1944
Peabody, Hume, Jr., Capt USAAC, Leonardtown, MIA Oct. 27, 1942
Pilkerton, James Arthur, T/5 USA, Mechanicsville, KIA Sept. 10, 1944
Poe, Odell O., Pfc USA, St. George's Island, KIA Feb. 4, 1945
Quade, James E., Pt USA, Chaptico, KIA Jul. 4, 1944
St Clair, Thomas E., Sgt USA, Compton, KIA Mar. 6, 1945
Sanner, Thomas I., Pvt USA, Great Mills, KIA Dec. 16, 1943
Seay, Harvey J., Sgt USA, Lexington Park
Shadrick, Thomas H., T/Sgt USAAC, Leonardtown, MIA Jul. 27, 1943
Shubrooks, Willie A., T/5 USA, St. Mary's County, KIA Jul. 16, 1945
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4. St. Mary's County Veterans Memorial
Thomas, Robert V. H., 2nd Lt USAAC, Tall Timbers, KIA Sept. 17, 1944
Thompson, Joseph H., Pfc USA, Clements, KIA Jan. 6, 1945
Wathen, George Frederick, S/Sgt USA, Oakville, KIA Jan. 16, 1945
Wheeler, William Francis, Cpl USMC, Hurry, KIA Nov. 1, 1942
Willis, George Monroe, Jr., Seaman USMM, Scotland
Wyche, Crosby, 2nd Lt USA, Charlotte Hall, MIA Jun. 8, 1943
Yorkshire, William F., S/Sgt USA, Oraville, KIA Mar. 29, 1945
Young, George B., Sgt USA, St. Mary's County, KIA Sept. 22, 1944
Young, George S., Pvt USA, Ridge, KIA May 21, 1944
Young, Joseph N., Pvt USA, St. Mary's County

Vietnam War
1961 - 1975
Aud, Francis Matthew, Sp4 USA, Great Mills, KIA Jan. 25, 1970
Barthelme, Albert Lewis, CWO USA, Leonardtown, KIA Apr. 15, 1970
Chase, John Lenwood, Pfc USMC, Lexington Park, KIA Nov. 29, 1968
Curtis, Joseph Paul, S/Sgt USA, Hollywood, KIA Dec. 17, 1970
Dickens, Russell W., Sp4 USA, Piney Point, KIA Feb. 28, 1967
Dorsey, James R., Jr., S/Sgt USA, Clements, KIA Apr. 26, 1969
Hamrick, James Madison, Jr., Capt USA, Lexington Park, KIA Feb. 20, 1972
Heard, James Benedict, Cpl USA, Hollywood, KIA Feb. 27, 1970
Lumsden, William Wayne, Pfc USA, Compton, KIA May 21, 1967
Powell, Larry Keith, Pfc USMC, Lexington
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 30, 2019
5. St. Mary's County Veterans Memorial
Park, KIA Feb. 07, 1968
Robinson, Clarence, Jr., Pfc USA, Lexington Park, KIA Feb. 21, 1969
Rowe, Russell Allen, CWO USA, Lexington Park, KIA Jul. 19, 1970
Russell, David Allen, SP4 USA, Compton, KIA Mar. 17, 1969

Global War
on Terrorism
Faulstich, Raymond J., Jr., Pfc USA, Leonardtown, KIA Aug 5, 2004
Wallace, Matthew P., Cpl USA, Lexington Park, KIA Jul 21, 2006
Baumann, Ryan P., Sgt USA, Great Mills, KIA Aug. 1, 2008

 
Erected by Citizens of St. Mary's County, Maryland.
 
Location. 38° 17.443′ N, 76° 38.158′ W. Marker is in Leonardtown, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Washington Street just north of Park Avenue, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22695 Washington Street, Leonardtown MD 20650, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Monument -- Leonardtown (a few steps from this marker); Leonardtown (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mural Story (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Great House (about 400 feet away); Center of Citizenship (was about 400 feet away but has been
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reported missing. ); a different marker also named Leonardtown (about 400 feet away); This Cannon (about 400 feet away); Site of the Methodist Episcopal Meeting House (c.1847) (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leonardtown.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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