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In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War

 
 
In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 19, 2019
1. In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War
1917-1919
Inscription.  
Erected by
Citizens of
Sharpsburg Dist
in Recognition of the
Patirotism Shown by
All Who Answered Our
Country's Call in the
World War
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1917-1919


C. Elmer Benner
Bentley H. Benner
Earl L. Benner
Everett Benner
*Alvey Benner
Samuel H. Bender
C. Orville Bender
Samuel J. W. Burtner
William H. Boyer
Otha Burgan
*Lloyd Crampton
Henry W. Crampton
Arthur H. Dorsey
*Earl Gardner
Oliver F. Grice
Earl Gross
Carney H. L. Hoffmaster
Leon E. Highberger
Earl Hetzel
John Hetzel
Howell Hetzel
Thomas G. Houser
Walter Jamison
Thomas Jamison
Raymond Jamison
Peter S. Kretzer
Harry N. Kretzer
Oliver Kretzer
Allen F. Liskey

Charles R. D. Knode
Gardner H. Knode
Arthur Gordon Mellott
Clyde A. Powell
Russell F. Powell
Victor Alfred Reel
Enoch Earl Vickers

John Lohman
Charles Mose
Lester M. Mose
John Mose
Leroy Mose
John W. Myers
Noah W, Mills
John T. Murphy
Thomas
In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 19, 2019
2. In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker
J. Moore
George W. Otzelberger, Jr.
J. Evans Poffenberger
Harry Payton
*Howell Reel
Lester J. Reel
Roy R. Row
Ralph D. Renner
Ralph R. Ritter
*C. Russell Stull
Bertram E. Swain
John D. E. Starliper
Arthur Stottlemyer
Leo M. Smith
Gardner Tucker
James B. Tall
Georce R. Herbert
Milton Cook
Clarence Monroe
John Monroe
William O. Monroe

 
Erected by The Citizens of Sharpsburg.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 39° 27.494′ N, 77° 44.906′ W. Marker is in Sharpsburg, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on West Main Street (Maryland Route 34), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 West Main Street, Sharpsburg MD 21782, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean Conflict Memorial (here, next to this marker); Viet Nam Era Memorial (here, next to this marker); Sharpsburg Bluebirds (a few steps from this marker); General Edward Braddock (within shouting distance of this marker); The Historic Grove House (within shouting distance of this marker); William Chapline House (within shouting
In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 19, 2019
3. In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker
distance of this marker); Sharpsburg's Big Spring (within shouting distance of this marker); Kretzer Homestead (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sharpsburg.
 
In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 19, 2019
4. In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker
Dedicated to the Men and Women of District 1 Who Devotedly Served Their Country in World War II image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 19, 2019
5. Dedicated to the Men and Women of District 1 Who Devotedly Served Their Country in World War II
On the rear of the WWI memorial.
In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2019
6. In Recognition of the Patriotism Shown by All Who Answered Our Country's Call in the World War Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 21, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 51 times this year. Last updated on September 7, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 21, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   6. submitted on December 29, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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