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Portsmouth in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Russell A. Hanscom Memorial

 
 
Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 10, 2016
1. Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to those men who made the supreme sacrifice in WWII for God and Country.
Robert A. Anderson James R. Birt Raymond F. Burns Paula A. Doble Russell A. Hanscom Robert A. Harrison Guy House Howard L. Hunt Peter G. Phillippe Jr. Edgar A. Wallace
Presented by the Frank E. Boom Post No 6, A,L. Portsmouth, NH, November 11, 1956
 
Erected 1956 by Frank E. Boom Post No 6, American Legion.
 
Location. 43° 5.389′ N, 70° 46.323′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Kearsage Way, in the median. Touch for map. Boulder is in a garden in the median at the entrance to the Atlantic Heights neighborhood. There are granite posts encircling the garden, one for each man listed on the plaque. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. U.S.S. Squalus SS-192 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Still On Patrol (approx. 0.6 miles away); U.S.S. O9 SS-70 (approx. 0.6 miles away); U.S.S. Albacore (approx. 0.6 miles away); North Cemetery (approx. 0.9
Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 10, 2016
2. Russell A. Hanscom Memorial Marker
miles away); John Samuel Blunt, Painter (approx. one mile away); Prince Whipple and Winsor Maffatt Revolutionary Petitioners (approx. one mile away); Horse Chestnut (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 123 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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