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Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Edward Oswald, Jr.

 
 
Edward Oswald, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 11, 2020
1. Edward Oswald, Jr. Marker
Inscription.  
This Park
is hereby dedicated to
Edward Oswald, Jr.
(12/5/1896 - 2/22/1986)

Served as City Attorney for 26 years and was actively engaged in the general practice of his profession in this County for almost 60 years.

He was instrumental in drafting the first City Charger.

He served the community with dedication and distinction.
 
Erected by City of Hagerstown, Maryland.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 39° 39.129′ N, 77° 42.793′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on Prospect Avenue just west of Oak Hill Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 251 Prospect Ave, Hagerstown MD 21742, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oak Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Hagerstonians in the Civil War (approx. 0.2 miles away); 474 North Potomac Street (approx. ¼ mile away); 468 North Potomac Street
Edward Oswald, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 11, 2020
2. Edward Oswald, Jr. Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Hagerstonians in the Civil War (approx. ¼ mile away); Corporal William Othello Wilson (approx. ¼ mile away); Buffalo Soldiers (approx. ¼ mile away); African Americans and the Medal of Honor (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagerstown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 36 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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