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Lt Donald MacDonald Memorial Plaque

Lt Donald MacDonald Memorial Plaqueloupe
E 6th and East Ave

This memorial plaque is dedicated to Lt. Donald MacDonald who served in the U.S. Navy in World War I.

The inscription reads:

Lieutenant Donald MacDonald

U.S. Navy

U.S.S. Quail

Who, following the best traditions of the sea, gave his life that his shipmates might be saved, Jan. 1, 1922.

Born Erie Pa, Jan. 3, 1879 - Enlisted U.S. Navy Mar. 11, 1898 - Served during the Spanish American War and Commissioned Lieutenant, U.S. Navy Jan. 1918 - Served during the World War.

"Greater Love Hath No Man Than This, That A Man Lay Down His Life For His Friends."

Erected by the Citizens of Erie

Dedicated May 1, 1926


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