Essex in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
World Wars Memorial
those who gave their lives for their country
in World War I and World War II. They shall,
by their sacrifices, live forever among us.
the brave men and women of the Town of Essex
who served our country in both World Wars.
Erected and dedicated
Erected 1949 by the Town of Essex and Stafford-Denton-Cross American Legion Post 1055.
Location. 44° 18.599′ N, 73° 21.111′ W. Marker is in Essex, New York, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Shore Drive (New York State Route 22) and Station Street (New York State Route 22), on the left when traveling north on Lake Shore Drive. Touch for map. Monument is on the Essex Community Church grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2306 Lakeshore Road, Essex NY 12936, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away in Vermont); The Charlotte Whale (approx. 4.9 miles away in Vermont); World War II Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away in Vermont); Quinlan Schoolhouse Welcome to Shelburne Museum (approx. 7.4 miles away in Vermont); Flat World, 2008 (approx. 7.4 miles away in Vermont); Ticonderoga (approx. 7.4 miles away in Vermont); Blacksmith Shop (approx. 7½ miles away in Vermont).
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.