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Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial

 
 
Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, March 5, 2017
1. Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
Baltimore Police Badge No. 122. In memory of Lieutenant Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Baltimore Police Department. Sworn June 10, 1963. Killed in the Line of Duty, May 7, 1997 while selflessly helping his fellow officers preserve the tranquility of this Baltimore neighborhood.

Owen Sweeney’s remarkable twenty-nine year career of steadfast, dedicated service to the citizens of Baltimore will be an inspiration for every officer who aspires to be the finest of the finest.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: Heroes. A significant historical date for this entry is May 7, 1997.
 
Location. 39° 21.22′ N, 76° 32.566′ W. Marker is in Rosemont East in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is at the intersection of Walther Avenue and Glenmore Avenue on Walther Avenue. The marker is located on the South East corner of Burdick Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6300 Walther Ave, Baltimore MD 21206, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Overlea Waiting Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); Women's Suffrage (approx. 0.8 miles away); American Gun

Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, March 5, 2017
2. Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker
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(approx. 1.1 miles away); British Gun 5" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Parkville Park Reservation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Parkville All Wars Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); V.F.W. Parkville Post 9083 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Morgan State University (approx. 1.9 miles away).
 
Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, March 5, 2017
3. Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 7, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 265 times since then and 51 times this year. Last updated on March 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 7, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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Dec. 7, 2022