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Fort George G. Meade World War I Memorial

Fort George G. Meade World War I Memorialloupe
4674 Griffin Avenue
Fort Meade

Fort George G. Meade World War I Memorial Log Cabin

100 Cities / 100 Memorials

100c 100m wwi centennial plaque Erected at Camp Meade in 1917 by the men of the 314th Infantry Division, the cabin was constructed using trees from the forest that surrounded the post and, before the 314th was deployed to France, was used as an officers club and assembly room.  In France, the soldiers were heavily involved in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive and remained in Europe until Armistice Day on November 11, 1918.  After the war, the cabin was re-erected in Valley Forge National Historical Park and then moved again back to Fort Meade in 2012.


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