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Thomas J. McGrath Memorial Flagpole

 
 
Thomas J. McGrath Memorial Flagpole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2014
1. Thomas J. McGrath Memorial Flagpole Marker
Inscription.  Erected by Mrs. Mary A. McGrath
In memory of her son Thomas J. McGrath
United States Coast Guard
and all who made the supreme sacrifice in World War I
and in loving thought for those who are giving their all in World War II
 
Erected by Mrs. Mary A. McGrath.
 
Location. 40° 42.76′ N, 74° 0.58′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Barclay Street, on the right when traveling north on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old St. Peter’s Church (a few steps from this marker); St. Joseph (a few steps from this marker); St. Mary Magdalene (a few steps from this marker); The Cross at Ground Zero (was a few steps from this marker but has been reported permanently removed. ); St. Peter's Free School (a few steps from this marker); Pierre Toussaint
Thomas J. McGrath Memorial Flagpole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 2, 2014
2. Thomas J. McGrath Memorial Flagpole Marker
(a few steps from this marker); 9/11 Cross (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seaton (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The marker and flagpole are on the grounds of Old St. Peter's Church.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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