Oradell in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Oradell Veterans Memorial
In Honored Memory of the
Men and Women of Oradell
Who by their Devotion to
Peace and Freedom for All
Mankind Gave Their Lives
In the Service of Their Country.
Location. 40° 57.135′ N, 74° 2.173′ W. Marker is in Oradell, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Prospect Avenue and Park Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Prospect Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oradell NJ 07649, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oradell World War II Memorial (a few steps Hagler’s Diner (approx. ¼ mile away); Oradell (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richard T. Cooper House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Buskirk-Oakley House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Soldier Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Water at the Hackensack Water Works (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ecology Along the Hackensack River (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oradell.
Regarding Oradell Veterans Memorial. Major Marie T. Rossi Cayton served in the United States Army. She was the first woman in U.S. history to serve as an Aviation Commander during combat, and the first woman pilot in U.S. history to fly in combat. She died when the CH-47 Chinook she was piloting crashed in Saudi Arabia, on 1 March 1991.
Categories. • War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,073 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 4, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.