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Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial

 
 
Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 5, 2017
1. Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker
Inscription. Baltimore Police Badge No. 122. In memory of Lieutenant Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Baltimore Police Department. Sworn June 10, 1963. Killed in the Line of Duty, May 7, 1997 while selflessly helping his fellow officers preserve the tranquility of this Baltimore neighborhood.

Owen Sweeney’s remarkable twenty-nine year career of steadfast, dedicated service to the citizens of Baltimore will be an inspiration for every officer who aspires to be the finest of the finest.
 
Location. 39° 21.22′ N, 76° 32.566′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is at the intersection of Walther Avenue and Glenmore Avenue on Walther Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is located on the South East corner of Burdick Park. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21206, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Overlea Waiting Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); Women's Suffrage (approx. 0.8 miles away); American Gun (approx. 1.1 miles away); British Gun 5" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Parkville Park Reservation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Parkville All Wars Memorial

Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 5, 2017
2. Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker
(approx. 1˝ miles away); V.F.W. Parkville Post 9083 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Taylor’s Chapel (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. Heroes
 
Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 5, 2017
3. Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 149 times since then. Last updated on March 3, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 7, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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