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Norwood in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice

 
 
Front Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
1. Front Plaque
Inscription.
[plaque on front]
In memory of
those who made
the supreme sacrifice
in World Wars I and II
———
World War I
[two names]
World War II
[nine names]
[back on stone]
Korean War
[one name]
Vietnam War
[three names]

 
Erected 1949 by Village of Norwood.
 
Location. 44° 44.961′ N, 74° 59.643′ W. Marker is in Norwood, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (New York State Route 56) and Park Street, on the right when traveling south on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwood NY 13668, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pulpwood Grinding Wheel (a few steps from this marker); First Presbyterian Church of Dailey Ridge (approx. 3.4 miles away); Sandstoner Park (approx. 5.3 miles away); Pulp Grinding Limestone Wheels (approx. 5.3 miles away); Town of Potsdam (approx. 5.5 miles away); St. Lawrence Academy
Back of Stone - Korea and Vietnam image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
2. Back of Stone - Korea and Vietnam
(approx. 5.6 miles away); They Live with Us in Grateful Memory of their Sacrifice (approx. 5.6 miles away); Potsdam Raquette River Walk (approx. 5.6 miles away).
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Southwest View image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
3. Southwest View
The intersection in the background behind the flagpole is Park Street (left), Spring Street (center) and Park Avenue (right). Pulpwood Grinding Wheel marker is to the right of the memorial.
Northwest View image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
4. Northwest View
Southward on NY 56 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
5. Southward on NY 56
Marker is seen in the background to the right of the wood utility pole.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 8, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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