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Troy in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War Memorial

 
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. World War Memorial
Inscription.  

In Commemoration
of our men of the 15th Ward,
who answered their
Country's call and served
for Liberty and Democracy
in the World War, 1917-1918.

"The Right is more
precious than Peace."


 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I.
 
Location. 42° 45.556′ N, 73° 40.826′ W. Marker is in Troy, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Avenue and 103rd Street, on the left when traveling north on 5th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 189 5th Avenue, Troy NY 12180, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Francisco Giants (approx. 0.3 miles away); Troy, N.Y. Hall of Famers (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Paine (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakwood Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gardner Earl Memorial Chapel & Crematorium (approx. half a mile away); Third Street Burial Grounds, 1824
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. World War Memorial
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Major General John Ellis Wool (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Henry Thomas (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Troy.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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