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Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thurmont Memorial Park

 
 
Thurmont Memorial Park Dedication Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
1. Thurmont Memorial Park Dedication Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to the
memory of all the
men and women
of this community
who have served
their country.

In memory of the unknown veterans who gave their all in the service of their country.

Established by the Town of Thurmont with the help of community citizens and local service organizations.

This memorial is erected and dedicated to those of Thurmont District who served their country and in honor of those who gave their all for the cause of liberty, justice, democracy.

[World War I Memorial]
This memorial is erected and dedicated to those of Thurmont District who served their country and in honor of those who gave their all for the cause of liberty, justice, democracy.
1914 - World War - 1918
Roll of Honor
Louis R. Adams Roy O. Kelbaugh Murry S. Baker Jesse M. Pryor Benjamin E. Cline Clifford M. Stitely Edgar J. Eyler Raymond L. Stull William T. Fraley Stanley M. Toms James Somerset Waters

“Greater love hath no man than this, That a man lay down his life for his friends.”

[Three more plaques name the "Boys of Thurmont District" who served in World War I]

World War II Honored Dead
Franklin W. Albaugh Olin W. Bales Edwin
Thurmont Memorial Park Unknowns Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
2. Thurmont Memorial Park Unknowns Memorial
C. Creeger Donald A. Duncan Dale M. Ford Harry F. Fraley John A. Gall William J. Grimes Harry R. Hessong, Jr. John F. Knott Richard O. Miller Gordon L. Pryor Raymond Pryor Austin Reed Hesson S. Sauble Annon C. Shriner Ray J. Stambaugh Charles M. Stull Francis E. Valentine

Korean War Honored Dead
Paul K. Carty

Vietnam War Honored Dead
Woodrow F. Garbaugh Charles R. Pittinger

Conflicts After May 7, 1975 Honored Dead
Erik W. Hayes James W. Higgins, Jr. Robert A. Seidel III
 
Erected by Town of Thurmont, Community Citizens, and Local Service Organizations.
 
Location. 39° 37.357′ N, 77° 24.541′ W. Marker is in Thurmont, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Main Street (Maryland Route 77) 0.2 miles east of Church Street (Maryland Route 806), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Thurmont MD 21788, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thurmont (approx. 0.2 miles away); Creeger House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Brotherhood of the Jungle Cock
Thurmont Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
3. Thurmont Memorial Park Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); To the Unknown Dead (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cunningham Falls (approx. 1.9 miles away); Making Whiskey (approx. 2.2 miles away); A Tradition of Conservation (approx. 2.3 miles away); A Fatal Shootout (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thurmont.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyGovernmentHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, AfghanistanWar, ColdWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
4. World War I Memorial Marker
World War I Service Marker A - F image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
5. World War I Service Marker A - F
World War I Service Marker F - P image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
6. World War I Service Marker F - P
World War I Service Marker P - Z image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
7. World War I Service Marker P - Z
World War II Veterans Marker A - M image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
8. World War II Veterans Marker A - M
World War II Veterans Marker M - Z image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
9. World War II Veterans Marker M - Z
Korean Conflict Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
10. Korean Conflict Veterans Marker
Vietnam Conflict Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
11. Vietnam Conflict Veterans Marker
Post May 7, 1975 Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
12. Post May 7, 1975 Veterans Marker
Thurmont Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 27, 2008
13. Thurmont Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,742 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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