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This Flame of Freedom

 
 
This Flame of Freedom Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
1. This Flame of Freedom Marker
Inscription.
This Flame of Freedom Donated
To the Town of North Castle
by
North Castle Post 1097
American Legion
In Memory of Those Who Perished
In the Service of Their Country
In All the Wars
Erected by Town of North Castle And
Dedicated on the 30th Day of May 1969

 
Erected 1969 by Town of North Castle.
 
Location. 41° 7.473′ N, 73° 42.752′ W. Marker is in North Castle, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Bedford Road and Elm Street, on the left when traveling west on Bedford Road. Touch for map. Located in front of North Castle American Legion Post 1097. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 Bedford Road, Armonk NY 10504, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Castle Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Mile Square (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Castle World War I Memorial (about 400 feet away); Smith’s Tavern (approx. one mile away); Lockheed T-33 (approx. 3.1 miles away); Reuben Wright’s Mill
This Flame of Freedom image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
2. This Flame of Freedom
(approx. 3.2 miles away); Reuben Wright’s Mills (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Old North Castle Church (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Castle.
 
Additional keywords. Veterans
 
North Castle American Legion Post 1097. image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
3. North Castle American Legion Post 1097.
"This Flame of Freedom" marker is at the right. The Veterans Memorial is in front, around the flagpole.
Plaque on the Building image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
4. Plaque on the Building
This building dedicated
In Memory Of
Chester B. Tompkins
and
Emma Kitt Tompkins
Charter Members Of
American Legion Post 1097
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 755 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 13, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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