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WWI Memorial - Rye, NH
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 43° 00.663 W 070° 46.428
19T E 355444 N 4763568
Quick Description: This memorial to the veterans of Rye, New Hampshire, is located on the town green. It has brass plaques on four sides, including a plaque dedicated to the veterans of World War I listing their names.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 4/8/2012 8:01:00 PM
Waymark Code: WME67Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
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Long Description:
The monument is a rectangular stone monument with brass plaques on four sides, and nothing mounted on the top. It stands alone in a small green area in the center of town near the historic Congregational Church with adjoining cemetery which has graves dating back to the American Revolutionary War.


IN HONOR OF
THE RYE MEN
WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY
IN THE WAR OF 1917

ARTHUR L BROWN
CHARLES R BROWN
JAMES W BROWN
WILLIAM BROWN
PHILLIP D DAVIDSON
WILLARD H DRAKE
ERNEST C EATON
J RUSSELL ELWELL
DONALD L FINLAYSON
HERBERT O FOSS
RAY M FOSS
WALLACE H GARRETT
FORREST C JENNESS
HERBERT L JENNESS
MAURICE A JENNESS
THORNTON W JENNESS
BURLEIGH JOHNSON
HARRY R KELTCHNER
CALVIN W LEAR
THOMAS D McLAUGHLIN
ROLLO A MORTON
CHARLES W PARSONS
GEORGE F PARSONS
JOHN L PARSONS
GEORGE O PHILBRICK
MANNINC H PHILBRICK
SETH E RAND
WALLACE E RAND
ALBERT M REMICK
HAROLD REMICK
AUSTIN F REMICK
ERVIN C SEAVEY
MAURICE SMART
NORRIS TREFETHEN
PHILLIP W TUCKER
ERNEST V VARRELL
JESSE V WALKER
CARKABD F WYNOT
MAYNARD L YOUNG

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Town of Rye, New Hampshire

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
Town Green
Rye, NH United States


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Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: Not listed

Website for this Monument: Not listed

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