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World War I Monument

Plymouth's Third Veterans Memorial - World War I Monument at Central Middle School

WWIA World War I monument had been located on the old Plymouth High School grounds at Main and Church (formerly known as Central Middle School). The monument commemorated local men who had died in World War I. However, this monument was torn down when the road which ran in front o the school was removed, as part of the relocation of Church Street to its present alignment at Main Street.

Inscription On Front:

This Monument Erected By
The Ex-Servicemen's Club
To Mark The Site Of Nine Trees
Which Were Planted In 1919 In Memory
Of The Plymouth Boys Who Died
In Their Country's Service During
1917-1918
Dedicated Memorial Day, May 20, 1940

There Are Nine Stars On Front With The Following Names:

Myron H. Beals Chas. Burch Chas. Chappell
Scott D. Cortrite Walter E. Gordon Vernon B. Henderson
David Oliver Harry J. Rattenbury J. Edward Tighe