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American Red Cross in Westchester County

 
 
American Red Cross in Westchester County Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
1. American Red Cross in Westchester County Marker
Inscription.  
This flagpole is dedicated to the volunteers and staff of the American Red Cross in Westchester County who have served members of our Armed Forces since the Spanish American War in 1898.
These dedicated people have demonstrated Red Cross’ caring and concern for Westchester’s families and their family members serving in the Military around the world in times of war and peace.
February   1998

 
Erected 1998.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkWar, Spanish-American. A significant historical year for this entry is 1898.
 
Location. 41° 2.47′ N, 73° 46.053′ W. Marker is in White Plains, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on N Broadway (New York State Route 22), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 N Broadway, White Plains NY 10603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Center of Washington’s Army (within shouting distance of this marker); Cuba Free (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jacob Purdy House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jacob Purdy House (1721)
American Red Cross in Westchester County Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
2. American Red Cross in Westchester County Marker
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Jacob Purdy House (approx. 0.4 miles away); White Plains World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); U.S. Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Soldiers' Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in White Plains.
 
Marker in White Plains image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
3. Marker in White Plains
Marker at Red Cross Westchester Headquarters image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
4. Marker at Red Cross Westchester Headquarters
The marker (seen in the background) is located in front of the Red Cross Headquarters in White Plains.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 556 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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Jul. 4, 2022