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Chemung County World War I Monument

 
 
Chemung County World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
1. Chemung County World War I Monument
Inscription.
1914-1918
"What Mean These Stones?"

In honor of the heroes of Chemung County who served in the World War and in memory of these who gave their lives.

 
Location. 42° 5.369′ N, 76° 48.45′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is on North Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. AFL-CIO Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument (a few steps from this marker); Medal of Honor Monument (a few steps from this marker); Chemung County World War II Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); A Brief History of the Elmira Popcorn Truck (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish War Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); Crystal Eastman (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Second Street Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chemung Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Citizens Cascade (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Chemung County World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
2. Chemung County World War I Monument
Chemung County World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
3. Chemung County World War I Monument
Chemung County World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
4. Chemung County World War I Monument
Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
5. Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench
In memory of
Leroy Stanton, Sr.
American Legion
Harry A. Bentley Post 443
Elmira, New York
Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
6. Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Disabled American veterans
Staff-Sergeant Jack Swan Chapter 13
Elmira, New York
Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
7. Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
The County of Chemung
Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
8. Chemung County World War I Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Italian American Veterans
Elmira, New York
Chemung County World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
9. Chemung County World War I Monument
Chemung County World War I Monument (Center) image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
10. Chemung County World War I Monument (Center)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on November 4, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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