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S. Rankin Drew Marker map_it

  • Location: North end of mall
  • Description: Tablet on base
  • Materials: Bronze, cast stone
  • Dedicated: 1928
  • Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / S. RANKIN DREW / KILLED IN ACTION MAY-19-1918 / THIS TREE WAS PLANTED / MAY-19-1920 / BY S. RANKIN DREW POST / AMERICAN LEGION /

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

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