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World War I Memorial - Wauchula, Florida
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BoomersOTR
N 27° 33.041 W 081° 48.827
17R E 419655 N 3047694
Quick Description: World War I memorial to honor local soldiers of Wauchula, Florida.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 7/29/2018 1:27:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMYVTJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
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Long Description:
Inscription on bronze plaque:

"World War I Memorial

In a Memorial Service held on Friday March 7, 1919, the Wauchula Civic League planted camphor trees here on the grounds of the Wauchula High School to honor the memory of those local soldiers who had given their lives for their country.

On Memorial Day 2017, the City of Wauchula, The Kiwanis Club of Wauchula, and the American Legion Post #2 renewed and rededicated this site to preserve its history an purpose for future generations."
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 5/30/2017

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: City of Wauchula

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
4 W Oak Street
Wauchula, FL USA
33873


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Website for this Monument: Not listed

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