Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

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

World War I Memorial

1917 • 1918

 
 
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 23, 2019
1. World War I Memorial
Inscription.  

A Memorial
to the men of Myers District
who served God and Country in
the World War for Freedom

• Roll of Honor •
Capt. Bernard S. Lawyer
Lieut. James M. Shriver • Sergt. Carl L. Schaeffer
• Privates •
Vernon D. Bankert • Earl L. Bechtel • Arthur T. Bloom
Walter T. Bowman • John J. Cookson • Charles Copenhaver
William E. Copenhaver • John P. W. Crouse • Denton O. Dull
Amidee K. Ecker • Maurice J. Fuhrman • Howard R. Croft
Samuel S. Croft • Paul H. Hess • Edward N. James
Charles N. Koontz • Elmer O. Lippy • Clarence G. Marsh
George V. Maus • Elmer S. Messinger • Riley E. Messinger
Claud Miller • George Myers • Murry B. Myers
Truman Myers • Bernard A. Nusbaum • John M. Pence
Clemington Reese • William E. Scheaffer • Paul T. Shore
Charles O. Stonesifer • Charles H. Study • Carroll J. Wantz
Claud T. Wisner • John A. Wisner • Paul E. Zepp
—————————————————
A Tribute from the Citizens of
• Myers District •

World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 23, 2019
2. World War I Memorial

May 26, 1927

 
Erected 1927 by the Citizens of Myers District.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I.
 
Location. 39° 40.07′ N, 77° 1.221′ W. Marker is in Union Mills, Maryland, in Carroll County. Memorial is at the intersection of Littlestown Pike (Maryland Route 97) and Old Hanover Road, on the left when traveling south on Littlestown Pike. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Lions Park, Westminster MD 21158, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Union Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Defiance at Union Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Union Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pennsylvania (approx. 4.4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Just Government League (approx. 5½ miles away); Carroll Hall / President's House / Levine Hall / Baker Chapel / Alumni Hall / Ward Memorial Arch (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Union Mills.
 
World Wars I and II Memorials image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 23, 2019
3. World Wars I and II Memorials
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 9, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement
Mar. 3, 2021