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Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

For God and Country

 
 
For God and Country Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 23, 2008
1. For God and Country Marker
Inscription.
In loving memory of those who gave their lives in the World Wars
1917-1918
[list of names]
1941-1945
[list of names]
In loving memory of those who gave their lives in the Korean Conflict 1950-1953
[list of names]
Rededicated by Morris Frock Post No. 42, November 11, 1959
In loving memory of those who gave their lives in the Vietnam Conflict
[list of names]
Dedicated May 30, 1974

 
Erected by American Legion.
 
Location. 39° 38.579′ N, 77° 43.353′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on West Washington Street (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Washington County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Hagerstown MD 21740, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ransom of Hagerstown ( here, next to this marker); Washington County Courthouse ( a few steps from this marker); Crossroads of History ( a few steps from this marker); Bench Mark "A" ( within shouting distance of this marker); A City Divided
For God and Country Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 23, 2008
2. For God and Country Marker
( within shouting distance of this marker); John Brown ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named The Ransom of Hagerstown ( about 400 feet away); Hagerstonians In The Civil War ( about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagerstown.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,187 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.
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