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

World War I Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 11, 2020
1. World War I Memorial
Inscription.  
In honor of the Waynesboro and vicinity who served in the World War and in memory of the eighteen who gave their lives for World Wide Liberty

Luke S. Barkdoll • Paul D. Brumbaugh • Mottie Good • James R. Hatherlee • Samuel Jaffy • John R. Long • Arthur D. Noll • Joseph W. Provard • Charles R. Rossman • Charles P. Sheffler • Richard L. Smith • Omar F. Stephey • Joseph M. Stickell • Joseph H. Stoner • Charles W. Stoops • Clyde W. Strausner • Crawford C. Strine • James E. Wilhide

This plaque was originally installed on Memorial Bridge where State Route 16 crosses over the West Branch of Little Antietam Creek. It was dedicated on May 30, 1927

Through the effort of American Legion Joe Stickell Post #15, it was removed, restored and rededicated at Memorial Park on May 31, 1999

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & ViaductsWar, World I. A significant historical date for this entry is May 30, 1927.
 
Location. 39° 44.851′ N, 77° 34.754′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Memorial
Memorial Display image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 11, 2020
2. Memorial Display
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can be reached from Memorial Park Drive just north of East 5th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 Memorial Park Dr, Waynesboro PA 17268, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Iraq-Afghanistan Casualties of Waynesboro & Area (here, next to this marker); Memorial Retreat (here, next to this marker); United States Submarine Veterans (here, next to this marker); Vietnam Casualties of Franklin County (here, next to this marker); Korean Casualties of Franklin County (here, next to this marker); Spanish American War (here, next to this marker); Waynesboro Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
 
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 48 times since then and 4 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