“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Canarsie Veterans Memorial

Canarsie Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 30, 2004
1. Canarsie Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. For God and Country
Dedicated to the residents of Canarsie who gave their lives in defense of our country Canarsie Post and Unit 573
May 1970
Erected 1970.
Location. 40° 38.703′ N, 73° 54.091′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on Rockaway Parkway near Conklin Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11236, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Canarsie Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Floyd Bennett Post # 1060 (approx. 2 miles away); Robert J Crawford (approx. 2.3 miles away); Thomas F Norton (approx. 2.3 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church of Flatlands (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Kings Highway (approx. 2.3 miles away); Father Kehoe Triangle (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brooklyn.
Categories. Military
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 13 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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