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Sparkill World War I Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, December 22, 2017
1. Sparkill World War I Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated
To
The Memory of The Men
of
Orangeburg, Palisades, Piermont
Sparkill and Tappan
Who Died
In The Great World War
1917 – 1919

Rev. Hedley T. Cooper Archibald J. Engle Carmine Formato H. Leroy Kline Charles W. Krebs Benjamin Logatta Frank Palma John M. Perry, Jr. Louis T. Schreiber Rev. Henry P. Seymour Carl M. Williams

“Greater love hath no man than this,
that he lay down his life for another.”
Erected by Their Fellow Citizens
MCMXX

( back )
Erected to Commemorate
The Patriotism and Loyalty
Of The Men of
Orangeburg, Palisades, Piermont
Sparkill And Tappan
Who Answering the Call of Their Country
1917 — 1919
Served and Fought In Defence
Of Justice and The Cause
Of Humanity
In The Great World War

Chateau Thierry Seicheprey Cantigney Bouresches Wood Vaux Belleau Wood Soissons Sercy Foret de Fere Fismes Rheims Chemin des Dames Douai Maubeuce Argonne Forest Baupaume Noyon St. Juvin Voormezelee St. Mihiel Ypres St. Quentin Metz Cambrai Grand Pre Clery-le-Grand Stenay Sedan

“At the call of duty they did not falter,
and
Sparkill World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 22, 2017
2. Sparkill World War I Memorial
( back )
in the hour of death they knew no fear.”

MCMXX

 
Erected 1920.
 
Location. 41° 1.772′ N, 73° 55.727′ W. Marker is in Sparkill, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Depot Square, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sparkill NY 10976, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sparkill Viet-Nam War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Sparkill Korean War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Sparkill Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Sparkill Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph B. Clarke Rail Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Episcopal Church Piermont and Sparkill (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Charles A.M.E. Zion Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Palisades Interstate Parkway Scenic Byway Corridor (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparkill.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Sparkill World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 22, 2017
3. Sparkill World War I Memorial
( front )
Sparkill World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 22, 2017
4. Sparkill World War I Memorial
( back )
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 29, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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