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Sanford in Seminole County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

City of Sanford World War Memorial

 
 
City of Sanford World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By AGS Media, December 30, 2011
1. City of Sanford World War Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated
By the City of
Sanford to her
Sons who made the
Svpreme Sacrifice
In the World War

A D 1926

 
Erected 1926 by the City of Sanford.
 
Location. 28° 48.924′ N, 81° 16.081′ W. Marker is in Sanford, Florida, in Seminole County. Marker can be reached from Seminole Boulevard north of North Park Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is mounted on a concrete base located near the north end of Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Sanford FL 32771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II ( here, next to this marker); Korean War ( a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War ( a few steps from this marker); Civil War ( within shouting distance of this marker); Seminole County World War Monument ( within shouting distance of this marker); Second Seminole War ( within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Park ( within shouting distance of this marker); The Gate City of South Florida ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sanford.
 
More about this marker.
City of Sanford World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By AGS Media, December 30, 2011
2. City of Sanford World War Memorial
The marker is written with Classical Latin alphabet, hence the "u" in "Supreme" appears as a "v".

The etching of a wreath appears at the top of the marker.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By AGS Media, December 30, 2011
3. Veterans Memorial Park
The marker is located on this pier and city park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 27, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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