WellesleyWeston Magazine

SUMMER 2018

Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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action. He had emigrated from Castletown, in County Cork, Ireland, and worked as a florist before being drafted. n Army Second Lt. FRANKLIN INGRAHAM, Battery A, 1st Field Artillery, died in his native Wellesley after returning home with a disease he acquired during the war. He earned degrees from Harvard and MIT. n Army Corporal RAYMOND MOORE, Company L, 9th Infantry, was killed in action in France. A native resident of Wellesley, he was a National Guardsman who was federal- ized to serve in the regular Army, after work- ing as a chauffeur. n Army Corporal PATRICK O'DONOGHUE, 151st Division, was killed in action precisely one month prior to Armistice Day, in Cornay, France. A native of Ireland, he eventually settled in Lower Falls and worked as a gro- cer's clerk before being drafted. On May 3, 1919, Wellesley residents who re- turned home from the war planted their own tree in Memorial Grove. The landscape, which included more than 325 trees and the cultiva- C O U R T E S Y O F W E L L E S L E Y C E L E B R A T I O N S C O M M I T T E E & A M E R I C A N L E G I O N P O S T 7 2 63 W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e | s u m m e r 2 0 1 8

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