Wollaston in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Sailors Home Cemetery
The Home located on 6 ½ acres in Wollaston, operated as a farm for 66 years, from 1866 to 1931. Established primarily for veteran sailors and marines, the home also provided refuge for former soldiers.
Location. 42° 16.158′ N, 70° 59.994′ W. Marker is in Wollaston, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on Fenno Street. Touch for map. The cemetery is located about .2 miles from Fenno Street. Marker is in this post office area: Quincy MA 02170, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Vaughan Wells (approx. 0.7 miles away); Domenico D’Alessandro (approx. 0.7 miles away); Three Adams Brothers (approx. ¾ mile away); William Field (approx. 0.8 miles away); Etta M. Hutchins (approx. 0.8 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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