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Hamtramck in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial

 
 
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By J.T. Lambrou, May 5, 2021
1. Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial
Dedication reads: In grateful tribute to the men of Hamtramck who served and died in World War II and Korea Vietnam Conflict
Inscription.  In grateful tribute to the men of Hamtramck who served and died in World War II and Korea Vietnam Conflicti
 
Erected by Hamtramck Allied Veterans Council, Inc.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 42° 23.392′ N, 83° 3.172′ W. Marker is in Hamtramck, Michigan, in Wayne County. Memorial is at the intersection of Joseph Campau Avenue and Danforth Street, on the right when traveling north on Joseph Campau Avenue. The memorial is located in Veteran's Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8648 Joseph Campau Avenue, Hamtramck MI 48212, 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. Colonel John Francis Hamtramck (a few steps from this marker); The Dodge Brothers / Dodge Main (within shouting distance of this marker); Hamtramck Stadium (within shouting distance of this marker); Tau Beta Community House (approx. ¼ mile away); Saint Florian Church / Saint Florian Historic District
Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, May 5, 2021
2. Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial
Erected In Recognition of Their Efforts
In Behalf of This City's Veterans
And Their Families
To
The Blue Star-Gold Star Mothers
Chapter 95, City of Hamtramck
And in Loving Memory of Their President
Of 40 years
Josephine Skopowsk
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); Saint Francis Hospital (approx. 0.6 miles away); Poletown and Eminent Domain (approx. 0.7 miles away); Central Woodward Christian Church (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamtramck.
 
Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, May 5, 2021
3. Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial
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By J.T. Lambrou, May 5, 2021
4. Colonel Hamtramck
Colonel Hamtramck is buried directly in front of this memorial as see in photo #.He is the namesake for the city. This marker is located adjacent to his grave.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 30, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 30, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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