Seattle in King County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Chinese American Soldiers Memorial
[Translation in Chinese calligraphy]
Lee Hong Chew
Bak Hong Chin
Bing Poy Wong
Henry Ferren Goon
Chris Y. Chen
Lawrence Lew Kay
Thick Yuen Look
Lock Moon Kwong
Erected 1950 by Seattle Chinese Community.
Location. 47° 35.926′ N, 122° 19.516′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Marker is on Maynard Avenue, South north of South King Street. Marker is in the Chinatown-International District, in the northeast corner of Hing Hay Park which is west of I-5 off Maynard Avenue, S., between Jackson and King Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seattle WA 98104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seattle Chinatown Gate (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Great Northern Tunnel King Street Station (approx. ¼ mile away); The White Chapel District (approx. ¼ mile away); Lou Graham’s Sporting House (approx. 0.3 miles away); How Big Was Japantown? (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Goldsmith Building (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seattle.
Also see . . .
1. International District, Seattle. (Submitted on September 17, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. NPS: Seattle Chinatown Historic District. (Submitted on September 17, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Chinatown; International District; Hing Hay Park.
Categories. • Asian Americans • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
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