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WWI Memorial - Avon by the Sea

WWI Memorial - Avon by the Seazoom
City Hall, 301 Main Street
Avon by the Sea

This monument consists of a stone Doric column topped by a plinth & stone ball.  The column rises from the third stage of a rusticated stone base that decreases in size from bottom to top.  Attached to the front of the base is a rectangular bronze plaque commemorating the service of area residents who served in WWI. 

Photo courtesy of :  New Jersey Historic Preservation Office


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