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

World War Memorial

1914 - 1918

 
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
1. World War Memorial
Inscription.

Dedicated to the Glory of God,
the Exaltation of Patriotism,
and the Promotion of Education,
in honor of those from Saco
who served in the World War
[Died in Service]
Amede Dupre Alfred Durette James Gillespie Alexander MacMillan Richard C. Owen Warren Percival Roland C. Smith Charles S. Stover James Turner

[Honor Roll of Veterans]
[not transcribed]

 
Erected by City of Saco.
 
Location. 43° 30.059′ N, 70° 26.588′ W. Marker is in Saco, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Beech Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Monument is in the small park bounded by Main, Beach, and Elm Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Saco ME 04072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spanish War and Philippine Insurrection Memorial (here, next to this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Laura Black Stickney, 1879-1961 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacob Cochran, 1782-1836 (within
War Memorials image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. War Memorials
Looking NNE across Beach Street
shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Brannan and the Gold Rush (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Fairfield Hamilton, 1831-1909 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Stone Fort (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Saco in 1693 / Le Fort Saco en 1693 (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saco.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
City Seal on World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2011
3. City Seal on World War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on May 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on May 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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