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 Waldo Peirce

Waldo Peirce

Birth
Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Death 8 Mar 1970 (aged 85)
Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 19169 · View Source
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Artist. Known as the "American Renoir". Many of his paintings are housed in Museums in New York, Paris and London. Served as a volunteer ambulance driver with the American Ambulance Field Service during World War I, and was awarded the Croix de Guerre in the Vosges Mountains and at the Battle of Verdun. He befriended author Ernest Hemingway after the war, and traveled Europe with him.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 22 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19169
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Waldo Peirce (17 Dec 1884–8 Mar 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19169, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .