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Swampscott World War I Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, September 27, 2010
1. Swampscott World War I Memorial
Inscription.  
World War
1917   1918
In Memoriam
They Gave Their Lives
For Their Country
Leon E. Abbott • John E. Blocksidge • Elmer R. Bolinder • William M. Bunting • Wilfred G. Colclough • Harry W. Eastman • Raymond L. Howland • George H. Morrill • Alice O. Potts • Stuart Thomson • Ralph E. Williams • Samuel G. Wright
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
 
Location. 42° 28.122′ N, 70° 55.069′ W. Marker is in Swampscott, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Monument Avenue and Burrill Street, on the left when traveling north on Monument Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Swampscott MA 01907, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Capt. Jennifer J. Harris U.S.M.C. (a few steps from this marker); Swampscott Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Judge Andrew R. Linscott (within shouting distance of this marker); Swampscott Revolutionary War Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Swampscott Desert Shield - Desert Storm Monument
Swampscott World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 27, 2010
2. Swampscott World War I Memorial
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Elihu Thomson House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Swampscott World War Honor Roll (about 300 feet away); Swampscott Vietnam Veterans Honor Roll (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swampscott.
 
Swampscott World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 27, 2010
3. Swampscott World War I Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 821 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.

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