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Staten Island in Richmond County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial Park

 
 
Veterans Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 29, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial Park Marker
Adjacent to 291 Main St., the former American Legion building.
Inscription.  
Marker 1
Dedicated to the men and women who served in the Armed Forces of the U.S. during World War II - Korean Conflict - Vietnam Conflict
Tottenville, Richmond Valley, Pleasant Plains, Prince Bay Charleston, Rossville, Huguenot 1941-1945
1950-1953

Marker 2
In memory of deceased members of Beauvais-Hudson Post Unit 126

Marker 3
Memorial to those who died in Vietnam
Tottenville Improvement Council, Inc., and Tottenville residents
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 30.494′ N, 74° 14.791′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Memorial is on Main Street east of Amboy Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 291 Main St, Staten Island NY 10307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tottenville September 11 Memorial Clock (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tottenville Memorial Park (about 300 feet away); Biddle House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Conference House
Marker 1 image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 29, 2020
2. Marker 1
The area memorial
(approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Conference House (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named The Conference House (approx. half a mile away); Billopp House (approx. half a mile away); Joseph W. Palmer (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Also see . . .  The War Years. Tottenville Historical Society entry. (Submitted on September 15, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Marker 2 image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 2, 2015
3. Marker 2
The American Legion branch memorial
Marker 3 image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 2, 2015
4. Marker 3
The Vietnam memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 15, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 15, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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