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Owl's Head in Knox County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Owl's Head Veterans Memorial

 
 
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial (Side A) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
1. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial (Side A)
Inscription.
To the men and women
of Owl's Head
who served their country

1776 - 1976
To honor the men buried
in the town who bore arms
in the Revolution

Samuel Bartlett Benjamin Cooper
Thomas Hix Job Ingraham
Job Perry 2d Joseph Perry
Nathan Sherman

[Honor Roll of Veterans]
World War II Veterans
Dec. 7, 1941 Dec 31, 1946

Korean War Veterans
June 27, 1950 Jan. 31, 1955

Vietnam War Veterans
Dec. 22, 1961 May 7, 1975

Persian Gulf (Desert Storm)
Aug. 2, 1990

 
Erected 1976.
 
Location. 44° 4.95′ N, 69° 3.466′ W. Marker is in Owl's Head, Maine, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Shore Drive, in the median on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Main Street, Owls Head ME 04854, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Owl's Head Light Station (approx. 0.9 miles away); Owl's Head Light (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse (approx. 1.8 miles away); Rockland Harbor Trail
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial (Side B) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
2. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial (Side B)
(approx. 2.6 miles away); Portland Head Light Bell (1942) (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Blues Trail: Mississippi to Maine (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Rockland Harbor Trail (approx. 2.9 miles away); Chapman Park (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owl's Head.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US RevolutionaryWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
3. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
4. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
5. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
6. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
7. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial WWII Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Korean War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
8. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Korean War Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
9. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietham Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
10. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietham Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
11. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
12. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
13. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Vietnam Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Persian Gulf Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
14. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial Persian Gulf Honor Roll
Owl's Head Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
15. Owl's Head Veterans Memorial
Owl's Head Post Office image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 20, 2011
16. Owl's Head Post Office
Distinctive building adjacent to Veterans Memorial
 
 
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 555 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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