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Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial

 
 
Babylon's Heros Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
1. Babylon's Heros Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate the supreme sacrifice
made by Babylon's heros

Eugene J. Cockerill Leroy Johnson
Charles Duffy Percy Landwehr
Eugene Floyd Joseph F. Murphy
Eugene M. Ford Roland Murray
John Huttle Arthur L. Simrell
William P. Wesch

World War 1917-1919
July 4th 1919

 
Erected 1919.
 
Location. 40° 41.909′ N, 73° 19.551′ W. Marker is in Babylon, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Carll Avenue and Grove Place, on the right when traveling north on Carll Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 39 Carll Avenue, Babylon NY 11702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Babylon Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Babylon Railroad Company Trolley Route (approx. 0.2 miles away); Conklin House (approx. mile away); The Cuban Giants (approx. 0.3 miles away); Babylon World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lindenhurst Memorial Village Hall Korean and Vietnam War Veterans Memorial
Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
2. Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here, mounted to a low rock on the corner on the grounds of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church.
(approx. 2.5 miles away); Sagtikos Manor (approx. 2.7 miles away); Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Babylon.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on October 18, 2016.
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