Cape Elizabeth in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Civilian Conservation Corps
This plaque was dedicated by Chapter 111 Alumni by former members of the Civilian Conservation Corps in memory of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the members, who served at this post and other C.C.C. camps in Maine and throughout the United States between the years of 1933 to 1942.
Dedicated August 1986
Erected 1986 by Chapter 111 CCC Alumni.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 43° 37.381′ N, 70° 12.55′ W. Marker is in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, in Cumberland County. Touch for map. Marker is about 250 feet west of Portland Head Light, in Fort Williams Park, off Shore Road. Marker is in this post office area: Cape Elizabeth ME 04107, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Williams (here, next to this marker); Portland Head Light (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Eagle-56 (PE-56) (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Williams (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Town Within A Town (about CCC Headquarters (about 300 feet away); Annie C. McGuire Shipwreck Memorial (about 400 feet away); Battery Blair (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Elizabeth.
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Also see . . . Civilian Conservation Corps in Maine. (Submitted on December 10, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 564 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.