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Wells in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

World War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
1. World War Memorial
Inscription.  

A tribute of honor to
the Soldiers, Sailors and Marines
who served their country in the World War
from the Town of Wells, Maine
The Honor Roll
[Only those who died in service are transcribed]

Herbert Gowen • Leroy L. Hanson • Ernest H. Hilton
Lawrence A. Perkins • Elbridge L. Hanson • Charles Hicks • Earl York

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 43° 19.175′ N, 70° 34.904′ W. Marker is in Wells, Maine, in York County. Memorial is on Post Road (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling south. Memorial is in Ocean View Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1485 Post Road, Wells ME 04090, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Civil War Soldiers Monument (a few steps from this marker); Farmhouse (approx. 2 miles away); Water Tower (approx. 2 miles away); Ice House (approx. 2 miles away); Laudholm Farm: The foundation of the Wells Reserve
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
2. World War Memorial
Looking ESE
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(approx. 2 miles away); Cow Barn (approx. 2 miles away); Hay and Horse Barn (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wells.
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
3. World War Memorial
Star denotes Died in Service
World War Memorial Eagle image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
4. World War Memorial Eagle
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 15, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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