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Oradell Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, September 2, 2009
1. Oradell Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
1969
In Honored Memory of the
Men and Women of Oradell
Who by their Devotion to
Peace and Freedom for All
Mankind Gave Their Lives
In the Service of Their Country.

World War II
Hugh D. Black • Thomas H. Cordes • Paul A. DeMarrais • Henry W. Genther • W. Everett Hennigar • Robert W. Hoffman • Mort L. O’Connell, Jr. • Arthur W. Richardson • Philip G. Schaefer • Daniel K. Van Antwerp • Paul Wanamaker • Leonard M. Young

Vietnam
Charles P. Ellis • Anthony B. Battel • Benjamin Lee Tebault • Craig D. Duncan • William C. Kross, Jr.

Persian Gulf War
Marie T. Rossi
 
Erected 1969.
 
Location. 40° 57.135′ N, 74° 2.173′ W. Marker is in Oradell, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Prospect Avenue and Park Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Prospect Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oradell NJ 07649, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oradell World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Oradell (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richard T. Cooper House
Oradell Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 2, 2009
2. Oradell Veterans Memorial
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Buskirk-Oakley House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Soldier Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Honor Of Our Heroic Citizens (approx. one mile away); Paramus Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Paramus (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oradell.
 
Regarding Oradell Veterans Memorial. Major Marie T. Rossi Cayton served in the United States Army. She was the first woman in U.S. history to serve as an Aviation Commander during combat, and the first woman pilot in U.S. history to fly in combat. She died when the CH-47 Chinook she was piloting crashed in Saudi Arabia, on 1 March 1991.
 
Categories. War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 999 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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