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Lonaconing in Allegany County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Our Heroes

The Honored Dead of Lonaconing, Maryland

 

The World War, 1917 - 1918

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 1, 2019
1. Our Heroes
Inscription.  
In loving memory of
those who heard the call and answered it.
★ ★ ★
Died over seas
Brigadier General James F. McIndoe
Capt. Gustave A. Schaidt
Pvt. William S. Brown

Killed in Action
First Lieutenant John Galen Skilling, M.C.
Sgt. John Fairgrieve
Corp. James P. Love
Corp. Fleming Donaldson
Corp. Walter H. Green
Corp. Thomas A. Ricker
Pvt. James L. McKenzie
Pvt. John M. Clark
Pvt. John Frye
Pvt. Julius F. Richter
Pvt. Jesse W. Keifer
Pvt. Charles Williams
Pvt. Charles H. Green

Died in Camp, U.S.A.
Pvt. James M. Ritchie
Pvt. James N. McKenty
Pvt. John C. Ferrens
Pvt. Thomas E. Fazenbaker
Pvt. James N. McAlpine

Died at Home from Injuries Received in Service
Sgt. W. Carl Barnes
Pvt. John E. Winn
Pvt. James S. McCormick
Pvt. Frank Lee
Pvt. William C. Donaldson
Pvt. Benjamin H. Beaman

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 1, 2019
2. Our Heroes
1925.
 
Location. 39° 34.058′ N, 78° 58.767′ W. Marker is in Lonaconing, Maryland, in Allegany County. Memorial is on East Main Street (Maryland Route 36) just north of Pershing Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 East Main Street, Lonaconing MD 21539, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lonaconing Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lonaconing's Tumultuous Past (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor and Remembrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Philadelphia Athletics (1925 - 1933) (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red Sox (1934 - 1941) (about 600 feet away); Coming Home to Lonaconing (about 700 feet away); Welcome to "Lefty" Grove Memorial Park (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lonaconing.
 
Categories. War, World I
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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