Orange BPOE Lodge 135 475 Main Street Orange New Jersey 07050
Ca. 1927. Copyrighted 1927. Dedicated May 31, 1929
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Jersey survey, 1995.
Image on file.
Laura Gardin Fraser Kunst FDRY, N.Y. (Front of base, incised:) PAX (Back of base:) In Honor of All/Brothers Who/Served Their/Country in War (Side of base, incised:) CERVUS ALCES/ERECTED MAY XXX, MCMXXIX/BY ORANGE LODGE NO. CXXXV/BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE/ORDER OF ELKS.INSTITUTED/SEPTEMBER XXIII MDCCLXXXIX (Other side of base, incised:) IN MEMORIAM/PRIVATE WILLIAM JOSEPH HART/KILLED IN ACTION IN THE/SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY/ARGONNE.FRANCE.OCTOBER/XXVIII MCMXVIII signed Founder's mark appears.
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