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Portsmouth NH World War II Marker

 
 
Portsmouth NH World War II Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 10, 2016
1. Portsmouth NH World War II Marker Marker
Inscription.  
World War II 1941-1945
"Remembering those who made the supreme sacrifice"
Followed by a listing of 106 names
 
Erected by Portland High School Class of 1940.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 43° 4.328′ N, 70° 45.577′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Memorial can be reached from Parrott Avenue. Marker is in a garden in front of the main entrance to the Portsmouth Public Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 175 Parrott Avenue, Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. African Burying Ground Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); In This House Admiral (John) Paul Jones Resided (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Continental Frigate "Raleigh" (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Paul Jones House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of "Negro Burying Ground" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frank Jones's Hotels (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Portsmouth NH World War II Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 10, 2016
2. Portsmouth NH World War II Marker Marker
Joseph & Nancy (Cotton) and their children, Eleazor & James (approx. ¼ mile away); The South Church (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 10, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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