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Hannibal in Marion County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

World War Memorial

 
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
1. World War Memorial
Inscription.  
In memory
of
the men of Hannibal who gave
their lives in the World War

 
Erected 1922 by Woman's Auxiliary American Legion Emmett J. Shields Post No. 55.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 39° 42.526′ N, 91° 21.561′ W. Marker is in Hannibal, Missouri, in Marion County. Memorial is on 5th Street north of Broadway, on the right when traveling north. Marker is on the west side of Central Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hannibal MO 63401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Site of First School House in Hannibal (a few steps from this marker); Fifth Street Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); William Henry Hatch (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named William Henry Hatch (within shouting distance of this marker); City Hall Site (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct
World War Memorial Dedication Date image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
2. World War Memorial Dedication Date
line); Benjamin Horr House (about 600 feet away); Standard Printing Company Building (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hannibal.
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
3. World War Memorial
At left foreground
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 20, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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