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Hungarian Freedom Fight of 1956

 
 
Hungarian Freedom Fight Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, October 20, 2018
1. Hungarian Freedom Fight Marker
Inscription.  Erected in memory of the heroes of the glorious Hungarian Freedom Fight of 1956. A symbol of man’s yearning for freedom everywhere.
 
Erected 1969 by Hungarian Freedom Fighters Federation.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWars, Non-US.
 
Location. 34° 3.65′ N, 118° 16.685′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Memorial is at the intersection of 6th Street and Park View Street, on the right when traveling east on 6th Street. Located in MacArthur Park facing 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Los Angeles CA 90057, 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. Southwestern Law School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Original Pantry Cafe (approx. 1.3 miles away); Aimee Semple McPherson (approx. 1.4 miles away); City National Plaza (approx. 1.4 miles away); Carroll Avenue (approx.
Hungarian Freedom Fight Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, October 20, 2018
2. Hungarian Freedom Fight Marker
Marker is at the bottom of the steps.
1˝ miles away); The Music Box (approx. 1˝ miles away); Oviatt Building (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
Freedom Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, October 20, 2018
3. Freedom Monument
Monument Blessed in 1974 image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, October 20, 2018
4. Monument Blessed in 1974
This monument was blessed on June 14, 1974 by his Eminence Joseph Cardinal Mindszenty, Prince Primate of Hungary. He fought all his life, always near to martyrdom, for freedom and justice for all nations of this Earth.
 
 
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