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Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware World War I Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
1. Delaware World War I Memorial
Inscription.
Erected in honor of the
Soldiers and Sailors
of Delaware
who served in the World War
1917-1918

 
Erected 1925 by William H. Todd, in memory of his father and mother.
 
Location. 39° 45.246′ N, 75° 32.779′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Baynard Boulevard south of West 18th Street, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 218 West 18th Street, Wilmington DE 19802, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Castle County Vietnam Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); African American Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial (about 300 feet away); Looking Back... (about 500 feet away); Washington Street Bridge (about 500 feet away); North Memories of Brandywine Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Looking Back... (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ); a different marker also named Looking Back... (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Delaware World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
2. Delaware World War I Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
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