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Westbury World War I Memorial

 
 
Westbury World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 2, 2016
1. Westbury World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In Honor
of the
Three Hundred and Ten Men
of Westbury
who served in the World War
1917 - 1919
and to perpetuate the memory
of the following men
who gave their lives
to their country

John Peter Adnet
Hector Glenn
William H. Madden
Alfred R. Noon
Jack Page
Albert Parr
Walter Shaw
Willard D. Straight
James F. Walsh
Harry (illegible)

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 40° 45.696′ N, 73° 35.216′ W. Marker is in Westbury, New York, in Nassau County. Memorial is at the intersection of Post Avenue and Rockland Street on Post Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 360 Post Avenue, Westbury NY 11590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Westbury World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Westbury World Trade Center Attack Memorial (here, next to this marker); House of Ambrose Clark (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Bacon Memorial Children's Library
Westbury World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 2, 2016
2. Westbury World War I Memorial Marker
The marker is one of a group, presented here (left to right): World War II Memorial Marker, World War I Memorial Marker, a dedicatory plaque, and a 9/11 Memorial Plaque.
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(about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westbury Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (approx. 0.3 miles away); Westbury Friends Meeting House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Westbury African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westbury.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 12, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.

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Jun. 26, 2022