Holyoke in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
In Memory of 2nd Lt. William J. Sheard
2nd Lt. William J. Sheard
Co. G 157th Inf. Regt. 7th Army
Sept. 11, 1911 + Dec. 21, 1944
Killed in Action in Germany during
World War II
Lt. Sheard was a love of sports and
a credit to this community in which
Citizens of Holyoke take pride
in honoring his memory
Location. 42° 11.917′ N, 72° 37.05′ W. Marker is in Holyoke, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker is at the intersection of Jackson Street and Maple Street, on the right when traveling east on Jackson Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holyoke MA 01040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War II (approx. 0.8 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Korean Veterans Memorial Plaza (approx. 0.9 miles away); Vietnam (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lt. Gen. Arthur MacArthur (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Cabotville Sycamores (approx. 3½ miles away); Cabotville Canal (approx. 3½ miles away); Mt. Tom B-17 Memorial (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holyoke.
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism • Sports • War, World II •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2012, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 421 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 6, 2012, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.