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Southborough in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

World War I Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 10, 2018
1. World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Captured World War I German Howitzer 155 mm
Donated in 1919 by
American Legion Post 132

Restored 1991

In memory of
All World War I Veterans
Southborough, Massachusetts


 
Erected by Town of Southborough.
 
Location. 42° 18.339′ N, 71° 31.911′ W. Marker is in Southborough, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Massachusetts Route 30) and Common Street, on the left when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Southborough Town Commons, Southborough MA 01772, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Burnett (within shouting distance of this marker); Eliza, Waldo and Edward Fay (within shouting distance of this marker); 150th Anniversary of St. Mark's Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Reverend Nathan Stone (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Olde Burial Grounds (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southborough.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
World War I Memorial German Howitzer and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 10, 2018
2. World War I Memorial German Howitzer and Marker
World War I Memorial German Howitzer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 10, 2018
3. World War I Memorial German Howitzer
World War I Memorial German Howitzer Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 10, 2018
4. World War I Memorial German Howitzer Detail
Range finding device?
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 27, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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