Westminster in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
generations shall provide
a more fitting tribute,
this simple gateway
is erected as a memorial
for the dead
and testimonial to
the living soldiers and
others from Carroll County
who served in the
and other wars since
the county was founded.
Erected 1937 by H. Peyton Gorsuch.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 39° 34.294′ N, 76° 59.433′ W. Marker is in Westminster, Maryland, in Carroll County. Memorial is on North Center Street west of Court Lane, on the right when traveling south. On the southern gate to Westminster City Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 North Center Street, Westminster MD 21157, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Final Tribute (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carroll County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Army of the Potomac (about 500 feet away); Divided Loyalties Army of the Potomac (about 500 feet away); Aftermath of Battle (about 500 feet away); The Opera House (about 500 feet away); Votes for Women (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westminster.
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