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Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Hungarian Veterans Memorial

 
 
Hungarian Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 9, 2018
1. Hungarian Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of all the Hungarians who sacrificed their lives for freedom.

Mindazon magyarok emléké, akik életüket áldozták a szabadságért.

1703     1848     1956

 
Erected 2006 by Hungarian Reformed Federation of America.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Wars, Non-US.
 
Location. 38° 54.633′ N, 77° 2.701′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia. Memorial is on 20th Street Northwest north of Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1520 20th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lajos (Louis) Kossuth (here, next to this marker); Theodore Roosevelt (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Lajos (Louis) Kossuth (a few steps from this marker); Development in the neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); James G. Blaine Mansion
Hungarian Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 9, 2018
2. Hungarian Veterans Memorial Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Excerpt from Walt Whitman's "The Dresser" (1865 version) and "We Embrace" by E. Ethelbert Miller (within shouting distance of this marker); Dewi Saraswati (within shouting distance of this marker); Indonesian Embassy / Walsh-McLean Mansion (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 112 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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