Portland's Spanish American War and World War I Plaques

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Title

Portland's Spanish American War and World War I Plaques

Description

Two plaques that are located on either side of the main staircase in the City Hall Plaza. The left plaque honors the dead of both the Spanish American War and World War I. The right side plaque commemorates just World War I, and list the names of all the men of Portland who died in the war.

Format

Coverage

Date Created

1922

Medium

Bronze

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

1898
1914-1918

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Inscription

Left Marker: IN HONOR OF THE MEN OF PORTLAND WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY AND CIVILIZATION IN THE  1899- SPANISH WAR- 1898 AND 1914- WORLD WAR- 1919 THIS TABLET IS ERECTED 1922. Right Marker: TO PERPETUATE THE MEMORY OF THESE MEN OF THE CITY OF PORTLAND WHO WITH UNFALTERING LOYALTY GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE 1914- WORLD WAR- 1919
 ANDREWS HAROLD T
ARSENAULT BENJAMIN G
BAKER WALTER E
BILLINGS EARLE A
BLOOMER HENRY
BRADLEY LAWRENCE J
BRUNS NIELS A N JR
CALDWELL RALPH D
CHRISTOPHERSON MARTIN H
CLARITY THOMAS J
COBB HERBERT C
CONWAY ROBERT E
COUSINS JACOB
CUMMINGS RAYOND S
CURRAN STEPHEN JR
DENNISON KILBY S
ELWELL ARTHUR S
FERNALD LEWIS C
FLAHERTY BARTLEY M
FLYNN JAMES A
FOGG GEORGE
FROTHINGHAM PHILIP B
FULLER CARROLL E
GATO HAROLD F
GEYER PERL L
GOLDSTEIN ARTHUR
GRAY GARL D
GRYNCEWICZ MIKE
HAMILTON LOUIS F
HASBATANIAN MELKIS
HAVERTY PHILIP E
HULL ROBERT L
HUNTON ORAMELL E
JOHNSTON WILLIAM J A
KANE JOSEPH
KEATING PERCY F
KERR JOHN E
KIRBY THOMAS W
KROH WILLIAM H
LASH JAMES P
LAVENBURG WILLIAM
LOCKE KARL E
MACDONALD WILLIAM C
MAYETTE LUKE J
MCKAY JOHN
MORSE CLYDE W
MULLEN WILMER W
MURAD JOHN S
MYLAND JACK
NEILAN JOSEPH P
O'DONNELL GORDON S
OLSON ALDEN G
PELACCIA PAULINO
PRINN GEORGE W
PUTNAM HARRY B
RAY JAMES H
REYNOLDS JAMES P
RICHARDS LYMAN J S
RICHARDSON LESLIE K
ROBINSON FRED R
SHAW ROBERT C
SIMONTON HAROLD F
SMALL HAROLD S
STANORTH LYNN R
TANKEVICH JOSEPH P
TRUE ALEON E
WOOLWINE FRANK R

THEY SOUGHT NOT GLORY BUT THEIR COUNTIES GOOD

Files

DSC_1222.JPG
DSC_1259.JPG

Citation

City of Portland, “Portland's Spanish American War and World War I Plaques,” Portland’s Historical Markers, accessed February 23, 2018, http://markers.portlandculturalhistory.org/items/show/300.

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