Palmer Memorial Hall - Palmer MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 09.402 W 072° 19.639
18T E 720809 N 4670632
Quick Description: Memorial to those that died during the Civil War
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 6/29/2017 1:25:47 AM
Waymark Code: WMW1YH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
The building was built as a memorial to the veterans of the War of the Rebellion or more commonly known as the American Civil War. It was used as a meeting place for the Grand Army of the Republic. Up to 1977 it was also used as Palmer's Public Library.

In front and to the right is the memorial that reads:

IN MEMORIAL
TO THE BOYS OF THIS TOWN
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
FOR THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM

MERRIL L SIMONDS FREDERICK F GWOZDZ
EDWARD T GOODREAU EPHRAIM F GENDREAU
JOSEPH ZUHOSKI ALPHERIE GAUDETTE
MORRIS R LIVEZLEM

THIS TABLET PRESENTED BY
MERRILL L SIMONDS POST NO. 130
AMERICAN LEGION

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: American Legion Post 130

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

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Date Installed or Dedicated: Not listed

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