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Wells in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

World War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
1. World War Memorial
Inscription.

A tribute of honor to
the Soldiers, Sailors and Marines
who served their country in the World War
from the Town of Wells, Maine
The Honor Roll
[Only those who died in service are transcribed]

Herbert Gowen Leroy L. Hanson Ernest H. Hilton
Lawrence A. Perkins Elbridge L. Hanson Charles Hicks Earl York

 
Location. 43° 19.175′ N, 70° 34.904′ W. Marker is in Wells, Maine, in York County. Marker is on Post Road (U.S. 1), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Memorial is in Ocean View Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1485 Post Road, Wells ME 04090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Civil War Soldiers Monument (a few steps from this marker); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 6 miles away); The Seashore Trolley Museum (approx. 7.6 miles away); North Berwick State of Maine Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.8 miles away); North Berwick Veterans Memorial
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
2. World War Memorial
Looking ESE
(approx. 7.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Battle of Cape Porpoise (Goat Island) (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wells.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
3. World War Memorial
Star denotes Died in Service
World War Memorial Eagle image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
4. World War Memorial Eagle
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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