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Melrose in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Melrose World War II Memorial

Melrose Heritage Park

 
 
Melrose World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, May 24, 2020
1. Melrose World War II Memorial
Inscription.  

In memory of those who entered the Armed Forces from the Melrose area and served our country during World War II.
Dec 7, 1941 – Sept. 2, 1945
We will never forget

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 29° 42.571′ N, 82° 2.907′ W. Marker is in Melrose, Florida, in Putnam County. Memorial is at the intersection of S.R. 26 and Grove Street when traveling east on S.R. 26. The memorial is located in the east section of Melrose Heritage Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 FL-26, Melrose FL 32666, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Melrose World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Melrose Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Melrose (a few steps from this marker); Melrose United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Melrose Woman's Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); Melrose High School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Melrose Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Melrose Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melrose.
 
Melrose World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, May 24, 2020
2. Melrose World War II Memorial
Melrose Heritage Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, May 24, 2020
3. Melrose Heritage Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 19, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 36 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Additional photos of the names on the memorial and their transcription included in the entry. • Can you help?
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Mar. 7, 2021