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The Merricks Veterans Memorial

 
 
The Merricks Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 29, 2018
1. The Merricks Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

The Merricks

Those who have made the supreme sacrifice for our country

World War II

Harold Kenneth Ahlquist · Alfred William Amari · Clifford E. Bahnsen · Walter Edwin Baldwin · Walter J. Burke Jr. · Harry Gregory Chernucha · Edward MacDonald Dobson · William C. Edghill · George Justus Fisher · Norman G. Gianelli · Bernard Peter Helfrich · Walter Edward Johnson · George T. Johnston · Thomas George Kees · Clarence Dexter Lane · Francis Lippold · Roderick A. McDermott · Stanley Michaliki · Joseph Orr · Laurence D. Solowy · Arthur Evans Temple · William R. Wirges Jr.

Korea

Eugene C. Barry · Xavier J. Benziger Jr. · Manuel John Yduate Jr.

Vietnam

Frederick John Burns · Paul William Casey · Paul James Coates · Joseph William Devlin · John Frederick Dugan · Peter F. Gerstenlauer · Roger Edward Huestis · Lawrence George Koch · Donald Edward Kreuscher · Joel Melnick · Robert Gary Piazza · Joseph Ralph Simone · George Frank Sodaitis · George Henry Ulrich · James Francis Westphal

Iraq

Scott Michael Bandhold

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Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 29, 2018
2. The Merricks Veterans Memorial - wide view
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Erected 2004 by American Legion Post 1282.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 40.761′ N, 73° 33.507′ W. Marker is in Merrick, New York, in Nassau County. Memorial is at the intersection of Merrick Avenue and Lee Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Merrick Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Merrick NY 11566, 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. Camp Meeting Grounds (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Washington (approx. 1.2 miles away); First Library of Merrick (approx. 1.4 miles away); Kent-Cammann Wing, Merrick Library (approx. 1.4 miles away); Merrick World War I Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Columbus Ave. (approx. 1½ miles away); B'nai Israel Synagogue (approx. 1.8 miles away); Seaman Ave School (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Merrick.
 
More about this memorial. The marker is located in Merrick Veteran Memorial Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 143 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.

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Sep. 29, 2022