Woonsocket in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Cross of Malta
History shows that the Cross of Malta, the emblem of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, is 1,000 years old. Nearly ten centuries ago the Maltese Cross was made the symbol of fighting men who were united by a solemn pledge of comradship to fight for freedom and to aid the sick and the needy. Those ancient obligations are still symbolized by the Cross of Malta.
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American Legion Post 62
American Legion Post 85
Amvets Post 7
Franco American Post 15
St. Joseph Veterans Association
VFW Post 263
VFW Post 11519
Created by Vincent A. Scirocco, Jr.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 41° 59.997′ N, 71° 30.851′ W. Marker is in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Memorial is at the intersection of Bernon Street and Truman Drive, on the right when traveling east on Bernon Street. Located in River Island Art Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Woonsocket RI 02895, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Power Trenches (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Market Square (about 700 feet away); Community Development (about 800 feet away); Ethnicity (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blackstone River Valley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Woonsocket Falls (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blackstone Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woonsocket.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2022. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2022, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 4, 2022, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.