Saco in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
World War Memorial
1914 - 1918
the Exaltation of Patriotism,
and the Promotion of Education,
in honor of those from Saco
who served in the World War
[Died in Service]
Amede Dupre Alfred Durette James Gillespie Alexander MacMillan Richard C. Owen Warren Percival Roland C. Smith Charles S. Stover James Turner
[Honor Roll of Veterans]
Erected by City of Saco.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I.
Location. 43° 30.059′ N, 70° 26.588′ W. Marker is in Saco, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Beech Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Monument is in the small park bounded by Main, Beach, and Elm Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saco ME 04072, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spanish War and Philippine Insurrection Memorial (here, next to this marker); War Memorial Dr. Laura Black Stickney, 1879-1961 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacob Cochran, 1782-1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Brannan and the Gold Rush (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Fairfield Hamilton, 1831-1909 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Stone Fort (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Saco in 1693 / Le Fort Saco en 1693 (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saco.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 421 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on May 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on May 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.