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Rosedale Veterans Memorial

 
 
Rosedale Veterans Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Erik Lander, January 8, 2004
1. Rosedale Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. In memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice in all wars. 1962. Dedicated by the citizens and veterans of Rosedale N.Y.
 
Erected 1962.
 
Location. 40° 39.905′ N, 73° 44.101′ W. Marker is in Rosedale, New York, in Queens County. Marker is on Francis Lewis Boulevard near South Conduit Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24514 Francis Lewis Blvd, Rosedale NY 11422, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosedale Vietnam Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Laurelton Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); U.S. Post Office Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away); Sergeant Colyer Square (approx. 3.8 miles away); Jamaica Estates - A Residential Park (approx. 4.1 miles away); Jamaica Estates New York World War II Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Ramblerville Hawtree Memorial Bridge (approx. 5.1 miles away); Sergeant Joseph E. Schaefer Oval (approx. 6.1 miles away).
 
Additional comments.
1. Rosedale Veterans Monument
This monument was erected in 1962 and stands as a memorial to all veterans of all wars. Currently maintained and planted by volunteers of the Cornucopia Society, it is a NYC Green Streets site and stands in the middle of Sunrise Highway (aka S. Conduit) in Rosedale Queens. It stands on a central plaza which also houses a flagpole dedicated to the Veterans of WW1. Note To Editor only visible by Contributor and editor    
    — Submitted September 19, 2010, by Frederick J. Kress of Rosedale, Queens, Queens NY.

 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 52 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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