Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Jamestown in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown

 
 
Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
1. Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker
Inscription.
Memorial
To The Veterans
of
Jamestown, Rhode Island
Who Served In The
Spanish - American War
World War One
World War Two
The Korean War
The Vietnamese War

 
Location. 41° 29.784′ N, 71° 22.45′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is on Narragansett Avenue east of North Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. This marker is located in the downtown area, in a local cemetery, very near the building that houses the Jamestown Historical Society Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 92 Narragansett Avenue, Jamestown RI 02835, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prospect Hill (approx. 1 miles away); Fort Wetherill (approx. 1 miles away); Harbor Mine (Torpedo) Complex (approx. 1 miles away); History of the Dumplings (approx. 1 miles away); Conanicut Battery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bay Islands Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); Boats of the Bay (approx. 2.2 miles away); Three Tiers of Firepower (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, World IWar, World II
 
Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
2. Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker
Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
3. Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker
View of the memorial in a clearing, adjacent to the building that houses the Jamestown Historical Society Museum.
Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
4. Memorial to the Veterans of Jamestown Marker
View of the memorial looking east along the Narragansett Avenue sidewalk, with a view of nearby tombstones in the distant background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 16, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement