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Cohoes in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cohoes Tribute

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
1. Cohoes Tribute Marker
Inscription.  This monument is dedicated to the Men of Cohoes who on land or on sea risked their lives that this Nation might endure
 
Erected 1910 by City of Cohoes.
 
Location. 42° 46.319′ N, 73° 42.688′ W. Marker is in Cohoes, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Columbia Street (New York State Route 470) and Amity Street, on the left when traveling west on Columbia Street. Marker is in City of Cohoes Veteran Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cohoes NY 12047, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Power Mill for the Manufacture of Knit Fabrics (approx. half a mile away); Egberts & Bailey Mill (approx. half a mile away); George Stacy Davis (approx. 0.6 miles away); Horace B. Silliman (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cohoes City Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Erie Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Cohoes Mastodont (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cohoes Mastodon (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cohoes.
 
More about this marker. The whole park is filled with monuments and plaques, personal and public, to all American Wars. The central path has numerous side paths to display the monuments. A very well done park.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Cohoes Tribute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
2. Cohoes Tribute Marker
Cohoes Tribute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
3. Cohoes Tribute Marker
Cohoes Tribute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
4. Cohoes Tribute Marker
Looking back at the monument. Note the side paths to the various markers.
Spanish-American War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
5. Spanish-American War Marker
An unusual marker. The plaque reads:

To the men of Cohoes who served their country in the war with Spain - the Philippine Campaign, and the China Relief Expedition, 1898-1902

names are not transcribed
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 4, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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