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Attleboro in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Alfred Johnson and John B. Morin

 
 
Alfred Johnson and John B. Morin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, September 2012
1. Alfred Johnson and John B. Morin Marker
Inscription. Erected in Honor of Alfred Johnson, U.S.N. and John B. Morin, U.S.M.C.
The first from Attleboro to die in action World War II
November 15, 1942 In the South Pacific area December 15, 1942 On Guadalcanal Island
Dedicated to their memory by their fellow citizens November 7th 1943
 
Erected 1943 by The Citizens of Attleboro.
 
Location. 41° 56.528′ N, 71° 16.965′ W. Marker is in Attleboro, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Street and Mill Street, on the left when traveling north on Union Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Attleboro MA 02703, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Mullaney Twins Memorial Parking Area (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles O. Fiske Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); L.G. Balfour Company WWII Marker (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Common (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memory of the Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. mile away); Angell Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Attleborough's Tribute (approx. 0.7 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Attleboro.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Alfred Johnson and John B. Morin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, September 2012
2. Alfred Johnson and John B. Morin Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 548 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 7, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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