Rosedale in Queens County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rosedale Veterans Memorial
Location. 40° 39.905′ N, 73° 44.101′ W. Marker is in Rosedale, New York, in Queens County. Marker is on Francis Lewis Boulevard near South Conduit Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24514 Francis Lewis Blvd, Rosedale NY 11422, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosedale Vietnam Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Laurelton Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); U.S. Post Office Veterans Memorial (approx. 2½ miles away); Sergeant Colyer Square (approx. 3.8 miles away); Jamaica Estates - A Residential Park (approx. 4.1 miles away); Jamaica Estates New York World War II Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Prospect Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away); The King Mansion (approx. 4½ miles away).
1. Rosedale Veterans Monument
This monument was erected in 1962 and stands as a memorial to all veterans of all wars. Currently maintained and planted by volunteers of the Cornucopia Society, it is a NYC Green Streets site and stands in the middle of Sunrise Highway (aka S. Conduit) in Rosedale Queens. It stands on a central plaza which also houses a flagpole dedicated to the Veterans of WW1.
— Submitted September 19, 2010, by Frederick J. Kress of Rosedale, Queens, Queens NY.
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