Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
La Plata in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Charles County World War I Enlisted Military Memorial

 
 
Charles County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 31, 2019
1. Charles County World War I Memorial
Inscription.  
1917 - 1918

This memorial
is erected by a grateful people
to those who enlisted
from Charles County, Maryland,
in the World War.

May the valor of the men and women who then so loyally served their country, ever stand as a patriotic inspiration to generations which will follow them. May the lustre of their heroism never grow dim.
 
Erected 1921.
 
Location. 38° 32.275′ N, 76° 58.998′ W. Marker is in La Plata, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Crain Highway (U.S. 301) south of Hawthorne Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6330 Crain Highway, La Plata MD 20646, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Charles County Vietnam War Killed in Action Memorial (here, next to this marker); Charles County War on Terror Killed in Action Memorial (here, next to this marker); Charles County Korean War Killed in Action Memorial
Charles County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 31, 2019
2. Charles County World War I Memorial
(here, next to this marker); Charles County Lebanon/Grenada Conflict Killed in Action Memorial (here, next to this marker); Charles County World War I Killed in Action Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Old Durham Church, Episcopal - 1692 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Christ Church Episcopal (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Plata.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
More. Search the internet for Charles County World War I Enlisted Military Memorial.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
Paid Advertisement We are suspending Amazon.com advertising until they remove an ad for a certain book from circulation. A word in the book’s title has given rise to number of complaints. The word is inappropriate in school classroom settings.