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Great War

 
 
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By F. Robby, July 3, 2008
1. Great War Marker
Inscription. To remember those of this locality who gave their lives in the Great War 1917-1918

Clifton R. Faith, James Flood, Luther Williams (colored)

And to honor those who served

David Allen, Norman F. Andreae, Millard Barnes, William Barnes, Charles P. Bealle, Morris A. Bealle, C. Randolph Burbank, George F. Burns, Joseph A. Burns, Bryan Clayton, George A. Cooper, Joseph Digus, H. <indistinguishable> Diggs, Frank Domier, Charles F. Duvall, Charles F. Evans Jr., <indistinguishable> A. Faith, <indistinguishable> B. Forgan, Harry Gardiner, Claude Graham, <indistinguishable>, A. Ernest Rutter, A. Edgar Sandman, Fred Schlimm, T. Parkin Scott Jr., Arther T. Smith, Clarence J. Smith, J. Albert Smith, Louis Smith Jr., E. Guy Stapleton, W. Burtis Tanner, Charles F. Thompson, Clyde Tourpe, Garland S. Troupe, E. Kemp Troupe, John H. White, Miss Alva M. Williams (nurse), J. Ray Young, Charles <indistinguishable> (colored)

Erected in 1927 by the citizens of Relay, St. Denis, Avalon.
 
Erected 1927.
 
Location. 39° 13.649′ N, 76° 42.39′ W. Marker is in Relay, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Rolling Road and
Great War Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, July 3, 2008
2. Great War Marker
The marker is attached to the left side of the Relay Children's Center building.
Arlington Avenue, on the right when traveling south on S. Rolling Road. Touch for map. Marker is attached to the Relay Children's Center building, about 100 feet north of the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Halethorpe MD 21227, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); Relay (within shouting distance of this marker); The Relay House (approx. 0.3 miles away); During the Civil War (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Rural Vacation Spot (approx. half a mile away); Masterpiece of the Early B&O Railroad (approx. half a mile away); The Thomas Viaduct (approx. half a mile away); Elk Ridge Landing (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Relay.
 
Also see . . .  Relay Elementary School history page. The building this marker is attached to was the second Relay Elementary school building, from 1920-1965. (Submitted on July 5, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyMilitaryWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,499 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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