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Athens in Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario — Central Canada ()
 

First World War Memorial

 
 
First World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
1. First World War Memorial
Inscription.  

Dedicated to
the Canadian troops
who trained in the Athens area
and who served in the
First World War (circa 1915)

 
Location. 44° 37.595′ N, 75° 57.012′ W. Marker is in Athens, Ontario, in Leeds and Grenville United Counties. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (County Highway 5) and Victoria Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29 Main Street East, Athens, Ontario K0E 1B0, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Main Street of Athens Looking East (here, next to this marker); Vimy Oaks Legacy Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Brockville & Westport Railway (within shouting distance of this marker); 100 Acre Farm and Log Buildings circa 1700 (within shouting distance of this marker); Immigrants From Quarrier Homes Scotland 1923 (within shouting distance of this marker); Former Murals
First World War Memorial and Main Street Photo Murals image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
2. First World War Memorial and Main Street Photo Murals
Photo includes the building the mural is mounted on
(within shouting distance of this marker); Farmersville Model School (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
 
Also see . . .  Athens Walking Tour: Sites and Murals. This photo mural in part replaced Mural No. 8, "The Village Bandstand" which deteriorated over time. (Submitted on October 30, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 30, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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