New Hampshire WWI Military: Heroes of Moultonborough

The Moultonborough NH WWI monument sits in front of the Library.

Moultonborough New Hampshire’s WWI monument today sits in front of the Moultonborough Library at 4 Holland Street where it was dedicated on Memorial Day in 1931. Jane Rice of the Historical Society aptly describes the local history of Memorial Day and the exercises that day in Moultonborough NH.  It was not entirely unusual for a New Hampshire town to wait so long to create a monument.  It was a traumatizing time, and funds were lean in the smaller villages. Continue reading