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1917 - In Commemoration - 1918

 
 
1917 - In Commemoration - 1918 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 9, 2015
1. 1917 - In Commemoration - 1918 Marker
Inscription.  
1917 - In Commemoration – 1918
of the boys of Saint Peter’s Parish who gave their lives and services in the World War that Liberty might live

Most Rev. P.J. Hayes, D.D.
Chaplin Bishop

Monsignor Charles A. Cassidy, LL.D.
Chaplin

264 names are given
* They gave their lives - 14 names so marked

Erected by the parishioners

 
Erected by the parishioners.
 
Location. 40° 38.819′ N, 74° 5.1′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Memorial is on St. Marks Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 53 St Marks Place, Staten Island NY 10301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Brighton World War II Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Staten Island World War I Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Commodore John Barry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Giovanni Verrazzano (approx. 0.6 miles away); Neville House (approx. ¾ mile away); Daniel D. Tompkins
St. Peter's R.C. Church image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 9, 2015
2. St. Peter's R.C. Church
The marker is visible on the tower at the photo center.
(approx. 0.8 miles away); The Hiker (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Watering Place (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on July 23, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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