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The Hon. Walter Gresham Andrews

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, June 26, 2019
1. The Hon. Walter Gresham Andrews Marker
Inscription.  
This flagpole is presented to
the Sheridan School by

William, Susan, and Peter Spaulding

in loving memory of their great uncle

The Hon. Walter Gresham Andrews
United States Representative, State of New York 1930 - 1948
First Chairman of the House Committee on Armed Services 1947 - 1948

Corporal, 1st. N.Y. Cavalry Mexican Border - 1916
Major, 107th. Machine-Gun Battalion, 107th. Reg. 27th. Div. in France 1917 - 18
Wounded in action awarded the Distinguished Service Cross 1918

This flag was flown over the U.S. Capitol, Sept. 24, 1964

 
Erected by William, Susan and Peter Spaulding.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Distinguished Service Cross/Navy Cross/Air Force Cross Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 38° 56.817′ N, 77° 4.197′ W. Marker is in North Cleveland Park, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 36th Street Northwest south of Alton Place Northwest, on the right when
The Hon. Walter Gresham Andrews Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, June 26, 2019
2. The Hon. Walter Gresham Andrews Marker
traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4400 36th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20008, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Ponce de Leon Apartment Building (approx. mile away); Wormely Family Estate Site (approx. mile away); Rock Creek Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Early Homes (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the National Bureau of Standards (approx. 0.3 miles away); Suburban Style (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Music of the Spheres" (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Cleveland Park.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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