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Maurice J. Burke Memorial

 
 
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1. Maurice J. Burke Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of
MAURICE J. BURKE
WT First Class
on destroyer Maddox
U.S. Navy
Born August 26, 1899
Lost in Action
July 11,1943

 
Erected 1952 by Dover Federated Garden Clubs.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 43° 11.489′ N, 70° 52.38′ W. Marker is in Dover, New Hampshire, in Strafford County. Memorial is at the intersection of Central Avenue and Hanson Street on Central Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 223 Central Avenue, Dover NH 03820, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dover's City Hall and Opera House Burned (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dover NH Spanish American War Memorial/USS Maine Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dover NH Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dover NH WWI Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dover NH WWII Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Central Square (approx. ¼ mile away); Central (Lower) Square
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(approx. ¼ mile away); Early 19th Century Storefronts (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 1, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
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May. 14, 2021