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

Armed Forces Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
1. Armed Forces Memorial
Inscription.  
Remembering the men and women
who served in the Armed Forces
in the cause of freedom

Dedicated Nov. 11, 1995
by the Citizens of our community
on the 50th Anniversary of
the end of World War II.

 
Erected by Citizens of Blades, Delaware.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 37.956′ N, 75° 36.373′ W. Marker is in Blades, Delaware, in Sussex County. Memorial is on East 6th Street 0.1 miles east of South Arch Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 173 East 6th Street, Seaford DE 19973, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blades United Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Town of Blades (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hiram Lodge No. 21 A.F&A.M. (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mount Olivet United Methodist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Gateway to Freedom: The Tilly Escape (approx. 0.7 miles
Armed Forces Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 24, 2019
2. Armed Forces Memorial
away); Old Seaford Post Office (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Delaware Railroad (approx. 0.7 miles away); Seaford Fire Department (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blades.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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