Kinderhook in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Kinderhook World War I Monument
John M. Dahm * Joseph B. Kennedy
who died in the service
of their country
* * *
and in honor of
Harry G. Cole Charles S. Collier Everett Decker George D. Earll Harold Fowler Nathan D. Garnsey William Gillette Frank H. Heeney Walter J. Hill Arthur Lafferty Floyd H. Lafferty James B. OReilly A. Fleming Popham Lewis C. Popham Theodore Snyder Adolf E. Strehler Daniel J. Tompkins, Jr. Harry S. Voss Marvin L. Voss Raymond A. Winne
Augustus W. Bauer, Jr.
In grateful recognition of
their sacrifices and services,
this tablet is erected by the
citizens of the Village of Kinderhook.
[ Rear of Monument ]
Erected in honor
of Village residents
who served our country
Revolutionary War 1775 – 1784
War of 1812 1812 – 1814
Mexican War 1846 – 1848
Civil War 1861 – 1865
Spanish American War 1898 – 1902
World War I 1917 – 1918
World War II 1941 – 1945
Vietnam War 1964 – 1975
Persian Gulf War 1991
Dedicated Memorial Day
May 31, 1991
Erected by Citizens of Kinderhook.
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1878.
Location. 42° 23.711′ N, 73° 41.901′ W. Marker is in Kinderhook, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (U.S. 9) and Hudson Street (County Route 21), on the left when traveling south on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kinderhook NY 12106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Clark (here, next to this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (a few steps from this marker); Martin Van Buren (within shouting distance of this marker); House of History (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lawrence Van Buren House (about 400 feet away); Heermance House (about 500 feet away); Gen. John Burgoyne (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reformed Dutch Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kinderhook.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 641 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.