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

Charleston War Memorial

 
 
Charleston War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, April 10, 2015
1. Charleston War Memorial
Inscription.  
E pluribus unum
Dedicated to the men and women of the community of Charleston who devotedly served their country in time of war
1957
 
Erected 1957.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Heroes.
 
Location. 40° 32.38′ N, 74° 14.258′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Memorial is on Arthur Kill Road north of Storer Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Charleston Cemetery, Staten Island NY 10309, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Second World War Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away in New Jersey); Lawrence Tennant Ballard (approx. 1.4 miles away in New Jersey); Pleasant Plains Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Joseph W. Palmer (approx. 1.7 miles away); Staten Island Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Woodrow Methodist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Bishop Francis Asbury (approx. 1.9 miles away); 5910 Amboy Road (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Also see . . .
Charleston image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, April 10, 2015
2. Charleston
Neighborhood marker
 Charleston, Staten Island. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 21, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Charleston Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, April 10, 2015
3. Charleston Cemetery
Kreischersville survey map, 1913 image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner
4. Kreischersville survey map, 1913
No matter what it's called, one of Staten Island's least-known areas.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 21, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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