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

“Lest We Forget”

Our Nation's Defenders

 

1805 ——1905

 
"Lest We Forget" Faces US 11 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
1. "Lest We Forget" Faces US 11
Inscription.
[north header] "Lest We Forget"

[south header] Our Nation's Defenders

[keystone]1805 ——1905
 
Erected 1905.
 
Location. 44° 20.123′ N, 75° 28.069′ W. Marker is in Gouverneur, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and John Street, on the left when traveling east on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in a linear greenspace, sandwiched between US route 11 (East Main Street) and Church Street. Marker is in this post office area: Gouverneur NY 13642, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Tribute to Rhoda Fox Graves (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Presbyterian Church and the Gouverneur Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Ornamental Lighting Equipment (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Edward John Noble (within shouting distance of this marker); Richville Welsh Congregational Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Richville Village (approx. 6.4 miles away); Helen Rich (approx. 6 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 11.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gouverneur.
 
Categories. Military
 
North Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
2. North Side
World War I
Our Nation's Defenders image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
3. Our Nation's Defenders
Facing Church Street.
Inside Arch image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
4. Inside Arch
Gouverneur First Settlers.
Inside Arch image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
5. Inside Arch
Civil War
West Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
6. West Side
Upper: In Memory of Those Who Gave Their Lives for Us;
Lower: Designed/Furnished/Erected/Dedicated.
South Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
7. South Side
Upper: Iraq, Afghanistan; Lower: Memorial Arch.
South Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
8. South Side
Upper: Vietnam; Lower: Korea
East Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
9. East Side
Upper: Korea; Lower: Eagle damage/dedication.
North Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
10. North Side
Upper: World War II; Lower: September 11, 2001
"Lest We Forget" Marker- Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
11. "Lest We Forget" Marker- Eastward
US 11 (marked northward) at left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on August 29, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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