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Manchester in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Christos Kalivas

 
 
Christos Kalivas Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
1. Christos Kalivas Monument
Inscription.  

In abiding
memory of
Christos Kalivas
who was the
first Greek
American to
sacrifice his
life for our
country in
World War I

This memorial made possible
through the untiring efforts of
Chris J. Agrafiotis
· General Chairman ·


 
Erected by Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made FeaturesParks & Recreational AreasPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I.
 
Location. 42° 59.217′ N, 71° 27.608′ W. Marker is in Manchester, New Hampshire, in Hillsborough County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Street and Chestnut Street, on the right when traveling east on Lake Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Kalivas Park, Manchester NH 03103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governor Moody Currier Gateway Entrance (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Manchester NH Civil War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Valley Cemetery
Christos Kalivas Monument in Kalivas Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
2. Christos Kalivas Monument in Kalivas Park
Looking NNW
(about 800 feet away); Manchester NH World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manchester NH War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary E. Elliot (approx. 0.2 miles away); City Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manchester's First Green Roof (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manchester.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Spirit of Kalivas Park. (Submitted on May 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. PVT Christos Nicholas Kalivas at Find A Grave. (Submitted on May 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Christos Kalivas Relief on Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
3. Christos Kalivas Relief on Monument
Christos Kalivas Monument Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
4. Christos Kalivas Monument Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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