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Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Portland Maine Spanish War/World War I Memorial

 
 
Portland Maine Spanish War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 6, 2016
1. Portland Maine Spanish War Memorial Marker
Inscription. In honor of the men of Portland who served their country and civilization in the
1898 Spanish War 1898
1914 World War 1919
This tablet erected 1922
 
Erected 1922 by City of Portland Maine.
 
Location. 43° 39.549′ N, 70° 15.436′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Congress Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. One of the two markers on the left side entrance steps to the Portland Maine City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 389 Congress Street, Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Portland Maine World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Portland Maine World War I Marker (a few steps from this marker); Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Parish Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Portland Maine Freedom Trail Hack Stand of Reuben Ruby (about 400 feet away); Friends (Quaker) Meeting House (about 600 feet away); Portland Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Secondhand Clothing Store of Lloyd Scott (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portland.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-AmericanWar, World I
 
Portland Maine Spanish War/World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 6, 2016
2. Portland Maine Spanish War/World War I Memorial Marker
View of left side entry steps to Portland Maine City Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 132 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 6, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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