Admiral George Dewey U.S.N.
September 28th 1899
In honor of the home-coming of Admiral George Dewey U.S.N.
After his victory in Manila Bay May 1st 1898
F.C Cocheu · R.J. Caldwell · J.P. Farrell · David Porter · Herman Siefke · Otto Bothfeld · John Keegan · J.S. Matthews · Reuben Riley · S. Gilmore · Wm Keegan · H.E. Bowns · Wm Bell · J.L. Corish
Erected 1899 by Citizens and school children of Bay Ridge and Fort Hamilton.
Location. 40° 37.804′ N, 74° 2.42′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Memorial can be reached from Shore Road near between 80th and 82nd Streets, on the right when traveling south. in Bay Ridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11209, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Freedom Tree (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Freedom Tree (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Freedom Tree
More about this marker. The marker is flat in the ground at the flagpole at Old Glory Lookout.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 66 times this year. Last updated on December 2, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 28, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.