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Glens Falls in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Peace and Victory Monument

 
 
Peace and Victory Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
1. Peace and Victory Monument Marker
Inscription.  
To those who served
in our nation's wars
through whose courage
and sacrifice came
victory and peace

 
Erected 1927.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, US CivilWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 43° 19.367′ N, 73° 39.717′ W. Marker is in Glens Falls, New York, in Warren County. Memorial is on Glen Street / Route 9 (U.S. 9), on the right when traveling south. The monument is in Crandall Park, in front of the YMCA and near the northwest corner of Route 9 and Fire Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glens Falls NY 12801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Korean War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Global War on Terrorism (approx. 0.2 miles away); Henry Crandall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Half Way Brook (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Half Way Brook
Peace and Victory Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
2. Peace and Victory Monument Marker
Base of sculpture.
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(approx. half a mile away); Old Quaker Burying Ground (approx. 0.8 miles away); Wing Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glens Falls.
 
More about this monument. Initially dedicated to the men of the City of Glens Falls and the Town of Queensbury who gave their lives from the Civil War to the Korean War. Names have been added over time. It was rededicated on May 31, 1999.
 
Peace and Victory Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
3. Peace and Victory Monument Marker
Plaques on back of monument.
Peace and Victory Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
4. Peace and Victory Monument Marker
Approach from the west.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2009, by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. This page has been viewed 1,177 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on April 22, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 30, 2009, by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.

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