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Sykesville in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 19, 2019
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Dedicated to
the heroic memories of
all who gave their lives
for their community
state and nation

We herewith offer this
silent and everlasting
tribute to them for
their supreme sacrifice,
made so that we, the living,
might enjoy the freedoms
of life, liberty and
the pursuit of happiness,
for which they fought
so valiantly.

 
Erected 1949 by Sykesville Memorial Post No. 223, The American Legion.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 39° 22.42′ N, 76° 58.053′ W. Marker is in Sykesville, Maryland, in Carroll County. Memorial is at the intersection of Springfield Avenue (Maryland Route 851) and Cooper Drive, on the right when traveling north on Springfield Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4850 Town Park Drive, Sykesville MD 21784, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Millard Cooper (within shouting distance of this marker); The Gate House (within shouting distance of this marker); Springfield Presbyterian Church
Honor Roll Memorial Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 19, 2019
2. Honor Roll Memorial Memorial
(approx. 0.3 miles away); The Strawbridge Home for Boys (approx. half a mile away); The Town House (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sykesville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Baldwin's Station (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sykesville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 19, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 86 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 19, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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