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Addison in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Great War

1917 - 1919

 
 
The Great War Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), July 12, 2020
1. The Great War Marker
Inscription.  
In Honor
of those of Somerset
County who served
their Nation and the
cause of World Liberty
in the Great War
and in memory
of those who made the
Supreme Sacrifice

 
Erected 1924 by the Great Crossings Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list.
 
Location. 39° 44.794′ N, 79° 20.099′ W. Marker is in Addison, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Memorial is on Main Street near 834 Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Addison PA 15411, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington-Braddock Road 1754-55 (a few steps from this marker); The Old Petersburg Toll House (a few steps from this marker); Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Great Crossings (a few steps from this marker);
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Bell and Cone (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Toll House (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Honor Roll (approx. 1.2 miles away); National Road (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Addison.
 
The Great War Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), July 12, 2020
2. The Great War Marker
The Great War Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen C. Browne, December 29, 2009
3. The Great War Marker
at the Old Petersburg Toll House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 295 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on July 28, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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