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Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial

 
 
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, February 5, 2012
1. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription. 1917 - 1919
Erected by the citizens of Fort Hamilton in memory of our men who died in the World War and in honor of those who answered their country's call.
(List of Names)
 
Location. 40° 36.983′ N, 74° 1.844′ W. Marker is in Brookyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on 4th Avenue near 5th Avenue and 95th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11209, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1916 Easter Rising Memorial Marker (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Church of the Generals (approx. mile away); Robert E. Lee Tree (approx. mile away); First Resistance to British Arms in NY (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Dover Patrol (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Paul Jones (approx. 0.4 miles away); M1857 12 Pounder Napoleon (approx. 0.4 miles away); 13-inch Seacoast Mortar, Pattern 1861 (approx. half a mile away).
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 17, 2013
2. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial
Front view, showing Honor Roll plaque
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 17, 2013
3. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial Marker
Honor Roll- Left panel
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 17, 2013
4. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial Marker
Honor Roll - Right panel
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 17, 2013
5. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial
Rear view, showing plaque continuing the Honor Roll
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 17, 2013
6. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial
Rear Honor Roll plaque
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 399 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York.   2. submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3, 4. submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   5, 6. submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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