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The Budapest Lad (Pesti Srac) Statue

 
 
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By Devry Jones, August 14, 2018
1. The Budapest Lad (Pesti Srac) Statue Marker
Inscription.  The Budapest Lad (Pesti Srac) statue was erected on October 16, 2016, in commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight.

The Embassy of Hungary gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the following organizations and persons:
1956 Memorial Committee, Hungary
Alcoa
American Hungarian Heritage House
BorgWarner Inc.
Citibank
Comcast
DBH Group
Hungarian American Foundation
Hungarian Association - Cleveland
Oracle Hungary
Paccar Inc
Pannonius Foundation
The Hungarian Club of the Triangle
Zsolt & Mary Rumy Charitable Foundation

Ivan and Antoinette Bencsek
Otto Bernath MD
Ms. Catherine Bocskor
Mr. Laszlo Bojtos
Mr. George Brenner
Stefan and Erika Fedor family
Peter Wm Forgach MD
The Hon. Aniko Gaal Schott
Mrs. Judith Gajary
Mr. David Hughes
Mr. Curtis Milam
Matko and Vera Milicic Kaszdorf
Mrs. Kinga Revesz
Mr. Geza Serenyi
Ferenc and Krisztian Szabo
Stephen and Clara Szabo
Mr. Christophe Szapary
H.E. Amb. Gyorgy Szapary
Mr. Philippe
The Budapest Lad (Pesti Srac) Statue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, August 14, 2018
2. The Budapest Lad (Pesti Srac) Statue Marker
Szapary
Mrs. Gabriella Szatmary & Ms. Tatjana Polgar
Mr. Istvan Szemes
Mr. Janos Szigeti
Mr. Laszlo Takacs
Ms. Terezia Takacs
Mrs. Zsuzsanna Takacs
Mr. Istvan Laszlo Toth
Mr. Adrian Varallyay
Mr. Gyula Varallyay
Ms. Ilona Varallyay
Anonymous

On the initiative of the Government of Hungary and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
 
Erected 2016 by Embassy of Hungary.
 
Location. 38° 54.458′ N, 77° 2.086′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Rhode Island Avenue Northwest west of 15th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1300 15th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This House was Occupied by Alexander Graham Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Theodore Roosevelt Worshiped Here Regularly (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Winfield Scott (about 500 feet away); Independence of Kazakhstan (about 600 feet away); Daniel Webster Memorial (about 700 feet away); Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines (about 700 feet away); Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (about 800 feet away); Metropolitan AME Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
 
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