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Lewes in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World Wars I and II Memorial

 
 
World Wars I and II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 3, 2018
1. World Wars I and II Memorial
Inscription.  In honor of those who made the supreme sacrifice and of those who served in World Wars I and II. They have fought, "to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy."
 
Erected by Presented by the Community of Lewes, sponsored by American Legion Post No 17.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 46.428′ N, 75° 8.371′ W. Marker is in Lewes, Delaware, in Sussex County. Memorial is on East Savannah Road (Business U.S. 9) west of 3rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 313 East Savannah Road, Lewes DE 19958, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewes (a few steps from this marker); Zwaanendael House (within shouting distance of this marker); H.M. Brig DeBraak (within shouting distance of this marker); The Zwaanendael Club (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fisher-Martin House
World Wars I and II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 3, 2018
2. World Wars I and II Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); David Hall House (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewes Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The New Devon Inn (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewes.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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