Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Bourne in Barnstable County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

In Memory of Veterans of All Wars

WW I • WW II • Korea • Vietnam

 
 
Veterans of All Wars Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brandon D Cross, October 2, 2021
1. Veterans of All Wars Marker
Inscription.  
The preamble to the Constitution of the American Legion
For God and Country we associate ourselves together for the following purposes: to uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate one hundred percent Americanism; to preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in the great wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and Nation to combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good-will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness.
Dedicated by the American Legion, Dept. of Mass., Nov. 11, 1985
 
Erected 1985 by The American Legion, Dept. of Mass.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location.
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
41° 40.394′ N, 70° 34.921′ W. Marker is in Bourne, Massachusetts, in Barnstable County. Memorial can be reached from Memorial Circle near Bennington Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. The memorial lies within the Massachusetts National Cemetery’s Memorial Walkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buzzards Bay MA 02542, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. AMVETS Department of Massachusetts Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); The Retired Officers Association - Massachusetts (here, next to this marker); Korean War Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); 126 Signal Battalion (here, next to this marker); 83rd Infantry Division (a few steps from this marker); DAV Massachusetts Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Submarine Service (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Navy Armed Guard Veterans of World War II (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bourne.
 
Veterans of All Wars Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brandon D Cross, October 2, 2021
2. Veterans of All Wars Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 8, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 8, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=183338

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Jun. 17, 2024