Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Korean War Irish Memorial
28 men and their counties of birth follow
October Fourteenth 2006
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
Location. 40° 39.279′ N, 73° 59.768′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker can be reached from Lawn Avenue. The marker ins in Green-Wood Cemetery near Landscape and Lawn Avenues. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11218, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “The Greeter”/John Coleman/George Catlin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Chapel (about 700 feet away); New York City Airliner Disaster (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Moir Smith (approx. 0.2 miles away); Governor DeWitt Clinton (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Brooks Henderson (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Green-Wood Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Green-Wood Cemetery Gates (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
Also see . . . The Wild Geese - The 28 Irish GIs Who Died in Korea. U.S. law provides for citizenship for foreigners who survive service in the U.S. Military; not for the dead. (Submitted on November 24, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
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