Rockland in Knox County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
World Wars Memorial
of this community,
enshrine forever the glorious
memory of our boys and girls,
living and dead
who served their country
in World Wars I and II
Erected Nov. 11, 1948
Erected 1948 by Ruth Mayhew Tent, Daughters of Civil War Veterans, and Concerned Citizens.
Location. 44° 6.316′ N, 69° 6.697′ W. Marker is in Rockland, Maine, in Knox County. Marker is on Union Street (U.S. 1) near Beech Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Memorial is on the east lawn of the public library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 80 Union Street, Rockland ME 04841, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walter Hamor Piston (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapman Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Civil War and Edwin Libby Post No. 16, G.A.R. Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); The Blues Trail: Mississippi to Maine (approx. ¼ mile away); Portland Head Light Bell (1942) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial Rockland Harbor Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockland.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 530 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.