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Maspeth in Queens County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Soldiers Monument

 
 
Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 16, 2015
1. Civil War Monument Marker
Inscription.
To the memory of
the brave men
who gave their lives
to preserve the Union
1861-65.

 
Erected 1866 by City of New York.
 
Location. 40° 43.857′ N, 73° 55.783′ W. Marker is in Maspeth, New York, in Queens County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Laurel Hill Boulevard and Review Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The monument is located in Section 4 of Calvary Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 49-02 Laurel Hill Blvd, Woodside NY 11377, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 69th Regiment Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristol Basin (approx. 2.3 miles away); E34th Street (approx. 2.3 miles away); New York Daily News Building (approx. 2.6 miles away); Charlie Parker Residence (approx. 2.7 miles away); Dorothy Thompson (approx. 2.7 miles away); William Lescaze (approx. 2.7 miles away); Slocum Memorial Fountain (approx. 2.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Calvary Monument - Soldiers Monument. NYC Parks (Submitted on August 28, 2017.) 

2. Calvary Cemetery. (Submitted on August 31, 2017.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 28, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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