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Ocean City in Cape May County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ocean City War Memorial

 
 
Ocean City War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
1. Ocean City War Memorial
Inscription.  
In Grateful Memory
To the men and women
from this community who served
in the Armed Forces
of the United States
during any wars.
and
a lasting tribute
to those who gave their lives,
in the services
of their country

Honor Roll
1917 - 1919
Erected under the auspices of the Young Men's Progressive League and financed by popular subscription by the citizens of Ocean City, N.J. in honor of its patriotic sons, who were called to the colors by the
United States of America
when it entered the World War.
"In Memoriam"

 
Erected 1920 by Young Men's Progressive League.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryWar, World I.
 
Location. 39° 16.887′ N, 74° 34.185′ W. Marker is in Ocean City, New Jersey, in Cape May County. Memorial is on Wesley Avenue just west of 5th Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Ocean Ave, Ocean City NJ 08226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
Honor Roll side of the marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
2. Honor Roll side of the marker
markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. U.S.S. Arizona Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Glorious Ocean Drive...... (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ocean City Tabernacle (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Ocean City Tabernacle (about 600 feet away); The Ocean City Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named The Ocean City Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); Sindia (approx. 1.2 miles away); World War Memorial Bridge (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ocean City.
 
Ocean City War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
3. Ocean City War Memorial
Ocean City War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
4. Ocean City War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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