Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Soldiers and Sailors World War I Monument
Erected by the Fifth Assembly District Memorial Committee
Soldiers’ Memorial: They sought no Glory but their country’s good
Sailors’ Memorial: They faced the perils of the sea and the hidden foe beneath the waves.
Memorial panels: Died in the service of their country- 186 names
Erected 1921 by the Fifth Assembly District Memorial Committee.
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 40° 40.863′ N, 73° 59.726′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker can be reached from Carroll Street near Court Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Carroll Park, Brooklyn NY 11231, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Louis Valentine Jr. Ballfield/Carroll Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carroll Street Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birth Place of Jennie Jerome Cornelius Heeney (approx. half a mile away); Cobble Hill Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ponkiesberg Fortification (approx. 0.6 miles away); Maryland Heroes (approx. 0.7 miles away); Maryland Regiment Burial Site (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
Also see . . . Carroll Park Memorial. Official NYC Parks description of the memorial. (Submitted on June 10, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
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