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Kingston in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Kingston War Memorial

 
 
Kingston War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 24, 2017
1. Kingston War Memorial
Inscription.  
(1924 plaque - left)
This Memorial
is erected
in grateful recognition
of all those who from
the settlement of Kingston
in 1694 to the present day
served the town
in its wars for freedom, union
and the rights of humanity
Dedicated May 30th 1924


(1946 plaque - right)
This Memorial
is erected
in honor of
the Men and Women
of Kingston
who served their country
in World War II
”For what they were and all
they did, remember them today.”
Dedicated August 10, 1946

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 42° 56.143′ N, 71° 3.212′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Memorial is on Main Street, 0.1 miles south of Depot Road, on the right when traveling north. Memorial is located near the street, directly in front of the Kingston Town Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 163 Main Street, Kingston NH 03848, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
Kingston War Memorial (<i>wide view; Kingston Town Hall in background</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 24, 2017
2. Kingston War Memorial (wide view; Kingston Town Hall in background)
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within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Josiah Bartlett (within shouting distance of this marker); 1867 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mast Tree Riot of 1734 (approx. 2.9 miles away); Meeting House and Hearse House (approx. 5 miles away); Fremont Village Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); George Leonard Smith Gun (approx. 5.6 miles away); Spaulding & Frost Cooperage (approx. 5.7 miles away); Historic Black Rocks Village / Historic Fremont, N.H.-Olde Poplin (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
 
More about this memorial. Memorial consists of two metal plaques, the first one dedicated in 1924 and the second in 1946, each mounted on a large, rough-hewn granite slab.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on August 22, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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