Burlington in Chittenden County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Howard William Plant memorial
HOWARD WILLIAM PLANT
Born July 25, 1900
Enlisted in U.S. Navy June 8, 1916
U.S. Destroyer Jacob Jones
Torpedoed at sea December 6, 1917
First Burlington boy to die
in the World War
Location. 44° 28.84′ N, 73° 13.16′ W. Marker is in Burlington, Vermont, in Chittenden County. Marker is on Battery Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in the SE corner of Battery Park near Battery Street. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington VT 05401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battery (a few steps from this marker); William Wells (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2nd Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment (about 400 feet away); Little Italy (about 600 feet away); Quadricentennial Celebration (approx. ¼ mile away); Celebrating Champlain (approx. ¼ mile away); Saint-Joseph Parish (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.