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Garden City in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Albert Mills

 
 
Camp Albert Mills Marker image. Click for full size.
By Philip Gilson, Aug 12, 20
1. Camp Albert Mills Marker
Inscription. Site of Camp Albert Mills Established August 1917 A World War 1 Army Camp Used by the 42nd Infantry Known as the Rainbow Division
 
Erected by Inc. Village of Garden City.
 
Location. 40° 43.635′ N, 73° 37.205′ W. Marker is in Garden City, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Commercial Avenue and Clinton Street, on the right on Commercial Avenue. Touch for map. Across intersection is the 42nd Infantry Division (The Rainbow Division) monument. Marker is in this post office area: Garden City NY 11530, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. To commemorate the 1st crossing from east to west and the 1st double crossing of the Atlantic by air (approx. 0.9 miles away); Charles A. Lindbergh (approx. 1.8 miles away); 82nd Airborne Division (approx. 2.3 miles away); Jewish War Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Catholic War Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); 77th Infantry Division Reserve Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Four Immortal Chaplains (approx. 2.3 miles away); War Dogs Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Camp Mills - Wikipedia.
42nd Infantry Div Monument image. Click for full size.
By Philip Gilson, ug 12,2017
2. 42nd Infantry Div Monument
(Submitted on August 14, 2017, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York.)
2. Rainbow Division. (Submitted on August 14, 2017, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York.)
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2017, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2017, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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