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The World War I Memorial Inventory Project honors the centennial of the Great War by assembling an online inventory of World War I memorials and monuments in the United States and U.S. territories. The project is working in partnership with the United States World War I Centennial Commission. The Registry and "Monuments Inspector" Mobile Application will invite and enable public participation in locating, documenting, and providing a preliminary condition assessment of all of the World War I memorials and monuments in the United States. Numbering in the thousands, and ranging from simple to grandiose, these memorials blanket the American landscape but are largely overlooked and often in poor condition. The app, website, and database will be instrumental in contributing to the memorials' physical and cultural rehabilitation.

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Riley County World War Service Plaque (KS)

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The Riley County Service Plaque, constructed in 1920, contains the hand-painted names (alphabetically) of 1,009 Riley County soldiers who served…

Indian Boundary Park World War Memorial Tree Marker (IL)

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The Rogers Park Woman’s Club on March 27, 1926, planted a memorial tree in Indian Boundary Park dedicated "to the American World War soldiers." …

Campwoods World War I Memorial (NY)

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From Dana White, Ossining Village Historian:

Campwoods Grounds is located in Ossining, New York, a Hudson River village in Westchester County.…