Wollaston in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Sailors Home Cemetery
The Home located on 6 ½ acres in Wollaston, operated as a farm for 66 years, from 1866 to 1931. Established primarily for veteran sailors and marines, the home also provided refuge for former soldiers.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 42° 16.158′ N, 70° 59.994′ W. Marker is in Wollaston, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Memorial is on Fenno Street. The cemetery is located about .2 miles from Fenno Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quincy MA 02170, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Vaughan Wells (approx. 0.7 miles away); Domenico D’Alessandro (approx. 0.7 miles away); Three Adams Brothers (approx. ¾ mile away); William Field (approx. 0.8 miles away); Etta M. Hutchins (approx. 0.8 miles away); Vietnam War MemorialKorean War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away).
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