Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Babylon in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Babylon World War I Memorial

 
 
Babylon World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
1. Babylon World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated ★ A.D. 1919
In Honor Of

Ralph J. Billingsley • Leroy Johnson
Edward Joseph Cockerill • Percy Landwehr
Eugene Henry Floyd • Joseph F. Murphy
Eugene Matthew Ford • Roland R. Murray
John C. Huttle • Arthur Leigh Simrell
Charles Duffy • William P. Wesch

Who died in the service of their country

 
Erected 1919.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 40° 41.697′ N, 73° 19.774′ W. Marker is in Babylon, New York, in Suffolk County. Memorial is on New York State Route 27A west of Thompson Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Babylon NY 11702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain Joel Cook Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Moses (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Cuban Giants (approx. ¼ mile away); The Babylon Village Fountain (approx. ¼ mile away); Babylon Town Hall
Babylon World War I Memorial Marker - Wide View, with Argyle Lake in the Background image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
2. Babylon World War I Memorial Marker - Wide View, with Argyle Lake in the Background
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Suffrage Study Club (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birth of the American Wireless (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Babylon.
 
More about this memorial. The marker is located on the south edge of Argyle Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 18, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 18, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
Paid Advertisement
Jun. 5, 2020