“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Meyersdale in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Lest We Forget

In Thanksgiving to God For Victory

Lest We Forget Marker image. Click for full size.
July 3, 2011
1. Lest We Forget Marker
Inscription.  This monument is erected in honor of the men from Meyersdale and vicinity who served in the World War and is dedicated as a sacred memorial to those who died that liberty and the ideals of our country might be perpetuated.

Gold Star Roll

Charles E. Kelley Earl H. Opel
William Campbell Theodore Menhorn
Earl E. Jones Clarence Sipple
John Tressler John F. Bahn
Furst Shope Henry E. Oester
Calvin Werner Norman Werner
Jacob Beal Charles Reddinger
Paul Bills Hulet F. Clawson
Virgil Lowery Karl Stottler
Hilton Hauger John Swindell
Wilson McIntyre Ira G. Newman
Oscar Hutzell Peter K. Anderson
George Keefer Joseph Hipp

“At the going down of the sun and in the morning we shall remember them.”

Erected by American Legion
Auxiliary Post No. 112
Meyersdale PA.
Nov. 11, 1928

Erected 1928 by American Legion Auxiliary Post 112, Meyersdale, PA.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Lest We Forget Marker image. Click for full size.
July 3, 2011
2. Lest We Forget Marker
World War I Memorial in Meyersdale's Market Square.

Location. 39° 48.796′ N, 79° 1.537′ W. Marker is in Meyersdale, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (U.S. 219) and Market Square, on the left when traveling north on Center Street. Monument is located in Monument (or Market) Square at point where U. S. 219, Center Street and Meyers Avenue meet. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Meyersdale PA 15552, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Meyersdale Centennial (a few steps from this marker); Western Maryland Railway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Flora Black (approx. 2.9 miles away); T/Sgt. Melvin F. Wooten (approx. 4.8 miles away); John Nelson Davis (approx. 8.2 miles away); General Robert Philson (approx. 8.3 miles away); Mt. Davis (approx. 8.3 miles away); Berlin (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meyersdale.
Also see . . .
1. Meyersdale, PA. (Submitted on July 3, 2011.)
2. The E. M. Viquesney "Spirit of the American Doughboy" Database. (Submitted on July 3, 2011.)
Categories. War, World I
"Spirit of the American Doughboy" Statue image. Click for full size.
July 3, 2011
3. "Spirit of the American Doughboy" Statue

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2011. This page has been viewed 578 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 3, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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