Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Franklin County World War I Memorial
Spirit of the American Doughboy
our glorious dead
Erected to the memory of the men and women of Franklin County who gave their lives in the World War
“Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends”
Clarence D. Armstrong • John L. Armstrong • Lt. Burt J. Asper • Luke S. Barkdoll • Lloyd C. Baughman • Paul J. Beattie • Claude A. Render • Corp. John C. Bishop • Elmer H. Brechbill • Corp. Paul D. Brumbaugh • Sgt. Frank Carraugh • Winfield Carey • Paul Cole • Theodore J. Crist • Irvin R. Cump • Corp. A. Melvin Deirich • Roy Diehl • Hilbert A. Doyle • George W. Dunmire • Patrick R. Regan • Sgt. Jacob L. Frey • Charles C. Glass • Corp. Wm. R. Gochenauer • Merle Gontz • William H. Gontz • Nurse Mottie Good • Corp. George E. Green • Norman C. Haller • Nurse Josephine Hammond
[Second (middle) column]
Carlton Harbaugh • John W. Hartman • Sgt. James R. Hatherlee • Edgar B. Hockensmith • Lewis Himes • Clarence
Russell M. Newman • Corp. Chas. M. Nitterhouse • Lt. James G. Nixon • Arthur B. Nole • Corp. Walter B. Peiffer • Harold E. Pente • Lt. G. F. Poffenberger • Sgt. Welky M. Picking • Sgt. Mark G. Rock • James Rockwell • Sgt. Chas. G. Rossman • David E. Ryder • Walter Seville • Alvin C. Sheets • Charles F. Sheffler • Sgt. A Edgar Shoemaker • Richard L. Smith • Clyde W. Spidell • Sgt. Omer P. Stephey • Joseph M. Stickell • Joseph H. Stoner • Charles W. Stoops • Clyde W. Strausner • Corp. Crawford C. Strine • John A. Weniling • Corp. James E. Wilhide • Jacob E. Wingeri • Wesley Yeager • Corp. Leslie Zeger
Erected 1923 by Citizens of Franklin County.
Marker series. Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Location. 39° 56.076′ N, 77° 39.086′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Memorial is at the intersection of Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30) and Queen Street, on the left when traveling west on Lincoln Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Israel Benevolent Society Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Messersmith's Woods (approx. 0.4 miles away); Masonic Temple (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Brown (approx. half a mile away); King Street Church (approx. half a mile away); Joseph Winters (approx. half a mile away); Old Franklin County Jail (approx. half a mile away); Burning of Chambersburg (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
Regarding Franklin County World War I Memorial. Note there are six female nurses listed on this marker.
Categories. • War, World I •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,582 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.