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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. Touch 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); John J. Carty Park (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named John J. Carty Park (about 800 feet away); Giovanni da Verrazano (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Church of the Generals (was approx. mile away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Robert E. Lee Tree (was approx. mile away but has been reported permanently removed. ); First Resistance to British Arms in NY (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Dover Patrol (approx. 0.4 miles 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
Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial locale image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 19, 2017
7. Fort Hamilton World War I Memorial locale
The memorial is at the angle formed by the meeting of 4th and 5th Avenues at 95th Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2012, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 52 times this year. Last updated on August 30, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1. submitted on February 5, 2012, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York.   2. submitted on May 21, 2016, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3, 4. submitted on May 27, 2016, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   5, 6. submitted on May 21, 2016, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   7. submitted on June 19, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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