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Greencastle in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memoriam

 
 
In Memoriam Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 11, 2020
1. In Memoriam Marker
Inscription.  
U.S.S. Maine
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th, 1898

This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Spanish-AmericanWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is February 15, 1898.
 
Location. 39° 47.033′ N, 77° 43.696′ W. Marker is in Greencastle, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Memorial is at the intersection of Leitersburg Street and South Washington Street, on the right when traveling east on Leitersburg Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 408 S Washington St, Greencastle PA 17225, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. G.B. Freeman Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); William J. Hudson (within shouting distance of this marker); Michael G. Oravetz (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph E. Kuglar (within shouting distance of this marker); Harry D. Zeigler (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); McCullough's Tavern
In Memoriam Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 11, 2020
2. In Memoriam Marker
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); Colonel John Allison (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greencastle.
 
 
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 59 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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May. 17, 2022