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Charlestown World War II Memorial

 
 
Charlestown World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 17, 2021
1. Charlestown World War II Memorial
Inscription.  

Erected in honor of the men and women of Charlestown who served in World War II
1941 1945

and in memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice
Dedicated September 29, 1946
 
Erected 1946.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 42° 22.292′ N, 71° 3.741′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Memorial is at the intersection of New Rutherford Avenue and City Square, on the left when traveling east on New Rutherford Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown MA 02129, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charlestown Training Field / Winthrop Square (within shouting distance of this marker); City Square: Continuity and Change (within shouting distance of this marker); Great House (within shouting distance of this marker); Court of the Assistants (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam/Korean Conflict Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Charlestown World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 17, 2021
2. Charlestown World War II Memorial
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The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge (about 500 feet away); The Old North Church (about 500 feet away); Deacon Larkin House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
 
Also see . . .  Charlestown, Boston. Charlestown is Boston's oldest neighborhood. (Submitted on July 2, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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