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

Saint Mary’s Church

Roll of Honor

 

— 1917 – 1919 —

 
Roll of Honor plaque image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 19, 2013
1. Roll of Honor plaque
Inscription.  
Rev. Edward J. Tierney – Corp. Michael J. Leonard
Lieut. William J. Hever – Pvt. Frederick Staats
“Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends”
St. John XV – 13
Erected by St. Mary’s Unit League of Catholic Women
Rosebank, N.Y. Oct. 1920
 
Erected 1920 by St. Mary’s Unit League of Catholic Women.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 40° 36.943′ N, 74° 4.049′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Memorial is on Bay Street south of St. Mary's Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1124 Bay St, Staten Island NY 10305, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary’s Church War Memorials (a few steps from this marker); Rosebank Honor Roll (approx. 0.3 miles away); Nicholas De Matti Playground (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rosebank 9-11 Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Garibaldi Memorial
Saint Mary’s Roll of Honor memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 19, 2013
2. Saint Mary’s Roll of Honor memorial
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Quarantine Boarding Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Arthur Von Briesen Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); September 11, 2001 Living Memorial Grove (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Also see . . .  St. Mary's Church (Staten Island). Wikipedia entry (Submitted on October 27, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Saint Mary’s Roll of Honor memorial image. Click for full size.
By Google Earth, 2018
3. Saint Mary’s Roll of Honor memorial
St. Mary's School, left of the entrance.
Saint Mary’s Church image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 19, 2013
4. Saint Mary’s Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 27, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 27, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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