Lockport in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
City of Lockport Medal of Honor Recipients
Medal of Honor Recipients
Michael Huskey, 1st Class Fireman, Civil War 1864
Frank Joseph Gaffney, Pvt. 108th U.S. Infantry, 27th Division, World War I
William F. Leonard, Staff Sergeant, World War II
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 43° 11.287′ N, 78° 40.595′ W. Marker is in Lockport, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Avenue (New York State Route 78) and Old Niagara Road, on the right when traveling south on Lake Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is south of the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Lockport NY 14094, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wyndham Lawn (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Niagara Grape Vine (approx. ¼ mile away); Toll Gate Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lockport (approx. half a mile away); The Lowertown Historic District (approx. 0.7 miles Lockport Bank (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Lockport Residents Killed in World Wars I and II (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lockport War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lockport.
More about this marker. This is the main north entrance to the city. There are identical markers at the busiest west and south entrances to the city. South entrance: On South Transit Road, NY 78, intersection with Ruhlman Road (43.151007N, 78.696691W). West entrance: Saunders Settlement Road, NY 31, just east of intersection with Upper Mountain Road, NY 93 (43.163690N, 78.723813W).
Also see . . .
1. Michael Huskey - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 29, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Frank Gaffney - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 29, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
3. William F. Leonard - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 29, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • War, US Civil • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 29, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.