Rosedale in Queens County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rosedale Veterans Memorial
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. A significant historical year for this entry is 1962.
Location. 40° 39.905′ N, 73° 44.101′ W. Marker is in Rosedale, New York, in Queens County. Marker is on Francis Lewis Boulevard near South Conduit Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24514 Francis Lewis Blvd, Rosedale NY 11422, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosedale Vietnam Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Laurelton Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); U.S. Post Office Veterans Memorial (approx. 2˝ miles away); Monahan's Crossing (approx. 3.4 miles away); Henri Charpentier (approx. 3.6 miles away); Sergeant Colyer Square (approx. 3.8 miles away); Rockville Cemetery and Bristol and Mexico Monument (approx. 4 miles away); The Sand Hole Church (approx. 4 miles away).
This monument was erected in 1962 and stands as a memorial to all veterans of all wars. Currently maintained and planted by volunteers of the Cornucopia Society, it is a NYC Green Streets site and stands in the middle of Sunrise Highway (aka S. Conduit) in Rosedale Queens. It stands on a central plaza which also houses a flagpole dedicated to the Veterans of WW1.
— Submitted September 19, 2010, by Frederick J. Kress of Rosedale, Queens, Queens NY.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 775 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on May 26, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.