Conway in Carroll County New Hampshire has several monuments to those who both served and died during World War I. The town itself is composed of eight villages that are part of Conway—Center Conway, North Conway, East Conway, Intervale, Kearsarge, Quint, Redstone, and South Conway. It is bordered on the east by the State of Maine, and the residents often traveled over the board living at various times in both states.
Before I go into detail on the young men from Conway and vicinity who lost their lives during the World War, I will note the engraved names on some of the memorial plaques. It is important to remember the actual people WHO both served, and especially those who sacrificed their lives. I would like to thank Bob Cottrell for his assistance in researching this story. Continue reading