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Hillsdale in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale

Lest We Forget

 

—Dedicated 2009 —

 
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale World Wars Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
1. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale World Wars Marker
Inscription.

[Central marker]
In honor of
the Men and Women of Hillsdale
who served in the Armed Forces
of our country

They gave the full measure of devotion
to preserve America's heritage of freedom

1917-18 [and] 1941-45

[Honor Rolls]

WWI
1914-1917

[Honored Dead]
Clarence Closson • Ralph Steitz

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

WWII
1941-1945

[Honored Dead]
Ralph Shutts

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

Korea
1951-1955

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

Vietnam
1962-1975

[Honored Dead]
John Pfeiffer

[Honor Roll of Veterans]


 
Erected by Hillsdale Highway Department and Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Location. 42° 10.776′ N, 73° 31.369′ W. Marker is in Hillsdale, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 23) 0.1 miles east of Anthony Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsdale NY 12529, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Revolution Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale World War I Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
2. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale World War I Honor Roll
(about 800 feet away); East Gate Tollhouse (approx. 1.7 miles away); Harlem Valley Rail Trail (approx. 4.1 miles away); Taghkanic-Hillsdale Line (approx. 4.3 miles away); General Henry Knox Trail (approx. 4½ miles away in Massachusetts); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 5.2 miles away); Downing Church (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsdale.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
3. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale World War II Honor Roll
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale Korean War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
4. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale Korean War Honor Roll
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale Vietnam War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
5. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale Vietnam War Honor Roll
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale Sponsor Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
6. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale Sponsor Marker
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
7. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale
The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
8. The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on June 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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