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Harbor Springs in Emmet County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

World Wars Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2016
1. World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

In Memory Of
Corp Leo M. Smith
Killed in action at Soissons, France
July 19, 1918
Stanley Hoover
Killed in action Argonne Forest, France
October 26, 1918
and in honor of the men of
Harbor Springs who went forth
at the call of their country to
fight in the Great War for
world wide liberty
1917 - 1918
——————————
1941 - 1945
In memory of
those who made
the supreme sacrifice

Gordon Burns • David Burton
Rodney Hill • Phillip Hulett
Lawrence Petoskey • John Tippett

and in honor of those
from Harbor Springs who
served a grateful country
during World War II


 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 45° 25.728′ N, 84° 59.405′ W. Marker is in Harbor Springs, Michigan, in Emmet County. Memorial is at the intersection of Bay Street and Zorn Park, on the right when traveling west on Bay Street
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2016
2. World War II Memorial Marker
. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harbor Springs MI 49740, 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. GR&I Railroad Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew J. Blackbird House / Makade Binisii Wegamik (approx. 0.3 miles away); Andrew J. Blackbird / Mack-e-te-be-nesey (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ephraim Shay (approx. 0.3 miles away); Little Traverse Bay (approx. 3.9 miles away); Pere Marquette Railroad Station (approx. 4 miles away); Site of the 1899 Department of Michigan G.A.R. Encampment (approx. 4 miles away); Lombard Post No. 170 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harbor Springs.
 
World Wars Memorial Pavilion image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2016
3. World Wars Memorial Pavilion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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