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Near Amsterdam in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town of Florida Veterans Memorial

 
 
Town of Florida Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, September 6, 2019
1. Town of Florida Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
In Honor of All Who Served

Back Face:
Lest We Forget.
In the final choice, a soldier’s pack is not so heavy a burden as a prisoner’s chains – President Dwight D. Eisenhower
Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Liberty

 
Erected by Town of Florida.
 
Location. 42° 53.515′ N, 74° 13.518′ W. Marker is near Amsterdam, New York, in Montgomery County. Memorial is on Fort Hunter Road (County Route 145) 0.6 miles east of New York State Route 161, on the left when traveling east. Located at Town of Florida Veterans Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 214 Fort Hunter Road, Amsterdam NY 12010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1964 Bell UH-1D Iroquois “Huey” (a few steps from this marker); North American T-2 Buckeye United States Naval Test Pilot School (a few steps from this marker); Minaville World War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Pettengill Home
Rear Face of Town of Florida Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, September 6, 2019
2. Rear Face of Town of Florida Veterans Memorial
(approx. 1.4 miles away); Sweet Canal Store (approx. 3.2 miles away); 5th Ward War Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Donato (Dan) Persico, Chief T/M (approx. 3.3 miles away); Chuctanunda Terrace Site (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amsterdam.
 
Also see . . .  Town of Florida Veterans Memorial Park. (Submitted on October 14, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Military
 
Town of Florida Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, September 6, 2019
3. Town of Florida Veterans Memorial Park
War Dogs Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
4. War Dogs Memorial
America's Forgotten Heroes
War Dog Memorial

In Loving Memory & Honor of the
Devotion, Service, and Sacrifice of
All Dogs that Defended & Died for
Our Soldiers, Freedom and Country.

He Is Your Friend, He Is Your Partner,
Your Defender, Your Dog.
You Are His Life,
His Love, His Leader, He Will Be Yours.
Faithful and True To The Last Beat
Of His Heart and Dying Breath, You Owe
It Him To Be Worthy Of Such Devotion.
Donated by Dave Anderson & Dakota
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 10, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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