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Gravesend Veterans Memorial

 
 
Gravesend Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, December 30, 2011
1. Gravesend Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. In honor of those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America to preserve life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
 
Erected 1983.
 
Location. 40° 35.851′ N, 73° 58.445′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue U and Lake Street on Avenue U. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gravesend Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Brooklyn (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gravesend (approx. 0.2 miles away); Meucci Triangle (approx. half a mile away); Greek American Veterans (approx. 1.3 miles away); F. D. N. Y. (approx. 1.3 miles away); Wyckoff-Bennett Homestead (approx. 1.5 miles away); Wyckoff Bennett Mont House (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brooklyn.
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, Vietnam
 
Gravesend Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 24, 2004
2. Gravesend Veterans Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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