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Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial

 
 
Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 2, 2016
1. Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. Biddeford Veterans Memorial Park Dedicated in 1993 to those who made the supreme sacrifice.

There are 5 slabs printed on both sides listing Biddeford residents who died during the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, Korean war, Vietnam war, 2 panels for World War II, the Spanish-American War, World War I American Forces, World War I, Canadian/British forces, Civil War Out of state militia, and 2 panels for the Civil War, Maine Militia.
 
Erected 1993 by Biddeford Veterans Committee.
 
Location. 43° 29.466′ N, 70° 27.31′ W. Marker is in Biddeford, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Alfred Street (Maine Route 111) and Pool Street (Maine Route 208), on the right when traveling north on Alfred Street. Touch for map. Marker is in a grassy area known as Biddeford Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Biddeford ME 04005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Saco in 1693 / Le Fort Saco en 1693 (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Stone Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sarah Fairfield Hamilton, 1831-1909 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dr. Laura Black Stickney, 1879-1961

Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 2, 2016
2. Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial Marker
Example of the tablets
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Jacob Cochran, 1782-1836 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Samuel Brannan and the Gold Rush (approx. 0.9 miles away); Spanish War and Philippine Insurrection Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Military
 
Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 2, 2016
3. Biddeford Maine Veterans Memorial Marker
Long View of Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 139 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 2, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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