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Belmar in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War II Monument

 
 
Belmar World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Belmar World War II Monument
Inscription.
1941 – 1942

For God and Country
This tablet is erected in Honor of
The men and women of Belmar
Who answered their country's call
In World War II
And to the eternal memory of
The following comrades
Who made the supreme sacrifice

Frederick L. Abbott Joseph J Horton Edward Becker Frank X. Joyce Malcolm Bigelow Walter L. Larrison, Jr. James J. Burton Dominick Lorusso Francis E. Class Joseph R. Mc Connell John R. Ferris Milton E. Schneider Alfred J Ferrugglaro Robert E. Sherman

"At the call of duty they did not falter and in the hour of death they knew no fear"

 
Location. 40° 10.617′ N, 74° 1.6′ W. Marker is in Belmar, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 13th Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Monument is the center of Three Acre Park in front of the Belmar, NJ Municipal Building. Marker is in this post office area: Belmar NJ 07719, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Korean - Vietnam - Persian Gulf Monument (a few steps from this marker); Breslin War Memorial
Detail of Marker Graphics image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Detail of Marker Graphics
The graphics at the head of the marker consist of Lady Liberty, the two hemispheres, flags of the allies, and other patriotic and honorific themes.
(approx. 0.3 miles away); The Spirit of the American Doughboy (approx. 0.4 miles away); Malta Shipwreck (approx. 0.7 miles away); Shark River Salt Works (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bradley Beach World War I Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away); Marconi American Wireless Company Tower (approx. 2 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belmar.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Right Profile of World War II Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
3. Right Profile of World War II Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,019 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 20, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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