World War I Memorial - Haverhill, MA
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N 42° 47.102 W 071° 04.290
19T E 330565 N 4739024
Quick Description: A stunning tribute to those who served in World War I.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 3/25/2010 9:21:40 AM
Waymark Code: WM8FBQ
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
This beautiful granite monument honors those who served their country in World War I. A granite backdrop and series of granite benches gracefully ring a memorial flagpole whose base lists the men from Haverhill who served in the conflict.

The center of the memorial features the following inscription:

Victory
In the days of triumph and peace it is wise to remember the cost of victory. Let us resolve that the sacrifices made by these men shall not be in vain. Let us, the living, pledge ourselves to preserve and protect for their children and ours the freedom and liberties for which they gave their lives.
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 11/11/1956

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: War Memorial Commission, City of Haverhill

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
Kenoza Avenue
Route 110
Haverhill, MA USA
01830


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