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Island Park in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Louis Chimeri, Jr. Memorial

 
 
Louis Chimeri, Jr. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 24, 2019
1. Louis Chimeri, Jr. Memorial
Inscription.  
In memory of
Louis Chimeri Jr.
US Marine Corps, PFC
March 29, 1950 - May 5, 1968

Louis was killed in action in Thua Thien, South Vietnam
We honor his service, his courage and his selfless sacrifice
Semper Fi, Marine


 
Erected by United States Marine Corps.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
 
Location. 40° 36.423′ N, 73° 39.312′ W. Marker is in Island Park, New York, in Nassau County. Memorial is at the intersection of Long Beach Road and Waterford Road, on the right when traveling south on Long Beach Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Island Park NY 11558, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The LIRR Station (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cobble Villa (approx. 1.4 miles away); Wreck of the Mexico (1837) (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site Of (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Site Of (approx. 2.3 miles
Louis Chimeri, Jr. Memorial - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 24, 2019
2. Louis Chimeri, Jr. Memorial - wide view
The memorial is installed on the monument, set amongst a number of generic military memorial plaques.
away); Henri Charpentier (approx. 2.9 miles away); Monahan's Crossing (approx. 3˝ miles away); Rockville Cemetery and Bristol and Mexico Monument (approx. 3.6 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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