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Near Hyde Park in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War II

 
 
World War II Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 22, 2019
1. World War II Marker
Inscription.  East Park Observation Post. Aircraft warning service. Civilian airplane spotters on 24 hour watch 1942-1943. Site was on east side of Violet Ave.
 
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 41° 47.176′ N, 73° 54.84′ W. Marker is near Hyde Park, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Violet Avenue (New York State Route 9G) and Brower Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on Violet Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hyde Park NY 12538, 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. Stoutenburgh House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Those Who Served (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hyde Park World War II Korean War Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hyde Park Vietnam War Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hyde Park World War I Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Reformed Dutch Church Hyde Park (approx. 1.2 miles away); Reformed Dutch (approx. 1.2 miles away); Home by the Hudson (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hyde Park.
 
Regarding World War II.
World War II Marker Site image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 22, 2019
2. World War II Marker Site
The post was across the street from this marker.
 
Categories. War, World II
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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