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Milford World War I Veterans Monument

1914 World War 1918

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, April 12, 2009
1. Milford World War I Veterans Monument
Inscription.  These brave men of the Borough of Milford N.J. answered the call of their country during the World War.

Jake Bazanka • Russell Bunn • Pierre Drewson • Morris Geddis • George Haney • Karl Holden • Cyril Javes • Harold Javes • Albert Kitchen • Raymond Kitchen • Harry McCollick • William McCollick • Adam Muchias • Edward Osmun • Paul H. Quick • Lewis Rabbe • Lester R. Sinclair • Stanley Spoor • W. Harol Slater • William K. Smith • Garret Templeton • Elton Wean
*Walter Stover

"That government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the Earth."
A. Lincoln

 
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 40° 34.389′ N, 75° 5.771′ W. Marker is in Milford, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Water Street (County Route 519) and York Street, on the right when traveling north on Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milford NJ 08848, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured
Milford World War I Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 12, 2009
2. Milford World War I Veterans Monument
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as the crow flies. Milford (within shouting distance of this marker); Train Disaster (approx. 0.4 miles away); Milford Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial, Bridgeton Twp (approx. 0.6 miles away in Pennsylvania); Delaware Canal (approx. 1.7 miles away in Pennsylvania); Life Along The Canal (approx. 1.7 miles away in Pennsylvania); Mules and Men (approx. 1.7 miles away in Pennsylvania); Canal Boats (approx. 1.7 miles away in Pennsylvania). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milford.
 
More about this monument. The GPS coordinates shown are for the monument's new location.
 
Additional commentary.
1. Milford WWI Veterans Monument relocation
The Milford WWI monument will be relocated and rededicated in June 2011 during Milford's centennial festival. It will be moved to W.E. Thomas Park in Milford.

If any family members of Milford's WWI veterans would be interested in meeting with members of the Milford Borough Historical Society we would like to hear about your family members. Perhaps we can give you information about your family as well.
    — Submitted January 3, 2011, by Andrew P. Huzar of Milford, New Jersey.
 
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By Alan Edelson, July 6, 2011
3. Milford World War I Veterans Monument
At its new location
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,099 times since then and 36 times this year. Last updated on July 6, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 12, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   3. submitted on July 6, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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