Canton in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of those Citizens from the Town of Canton
of those citizens from the
own of Canton who gave their lives for their country
World War I
[14 names listed]
World War II
[30 names listed]
Dedicated to these men who gave their lived for the cause of freedom in the Korean Conflict [3 names listed]
In the Vietnam Conflict [6 names listed]
[plaque on separate stone]
In grateful appreciation to all veterans who served during WWII
Erected by Edward C. Seymour Post 1231 V.F.W.
Location. 44° 35.733′ N, 75° 10.101′ W. Marker is in Canton, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 11) 0.1 miles east of Park Street (County Route 27), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in Canton Village Park. Marker is in this post office area: Canton NY 13617, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Village Park and Main Street (a few steps from this marker); Home of Silas Wright (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memoriam (within shouting distance of this marker); Rushton Boat Shop Silas Wright (approx. ¼ mile away); Water Street and the Third Dam (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Lawrence University (approx. 0.3 miles away); The King Iron Bowstring Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
Categories. • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.