Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Defenders of the Union
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch
—Grand Army Plaza —
Location. 40° 40.381′ N, 73° 58.196′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Flatbush Avenue and Eastern Parkway, in the median on Flatbush Avenue. Click for map. Memorial is on the Soldiers and Sailors Arch, in Grand Army Plaza, north of Prospect Park. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11238, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture (approx. 0.3 miles away); Line of Defense (approx. half a mile away); Historic Marker of Battle Pass (approx. half a mile away); Site of the Dongan Oak (approx. half a mile away); The Marquis de Lafayette (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Battle of Brooklyn (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Old Stone House (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Old Stone House (approx. ¾ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Brooklyn.
Also see . . .
1. Grand Army Plaza. (Submitted on November 13, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Frederick William MacMonnies. (Submitted on November 14, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
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