Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Phoenix in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Jewish War Veterans Memorial

 
 
Jewish War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 13, 2010
1. Jewish War Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
the Arizonans of
the Jewish faith
who gave their lives
in the service
of our country in World War II

In Memoriam
Sgt. Leno Off April, 1943 Sgt. Eli Gold - Dec. 29, 1943 Sgt. Elmer I. Rosner - July 8, 1944 Lt. Harry Urman - Nov. 4, 1944 Sgt. Robert J. Friedman - Nov. 17, 1944 PFC. Lenard P. Meyer - March 14, 1945 S2/C Irving Paul - April 12, 1945 Lt. Aaron I. Dow - May 31, 1945
 
Erected 1950 by Valley of the Sun Post No. 194 Jewish War Veterans of the United States.
 
Location. 33° 26.902′ N, 112° 5.681′ W. Marker is in Phoenix, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker can be reached from West Jefferson Street near North 17th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza. It is best to park in Bolin Memorial Park and walk to all the markers and monuments in this vicinity. You can enter the park from east-bound West Jefferson Street or west-bound West Washington Street, just east of North 17th Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Phoenix AZ 85007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial to Arizona Confederate Troops (a few steps from this marker); Arizona's Pioneer Women
Jewish War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 13, 2010
2. Jewish War Veterans Memorial Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Father Albert Braun O.F.M. (within shouting distance of this marker); Navajo Code Talkers (within shouting distance of this marker); Eusebio Francisco Kino (within shouting distance of this marker); The Arizona Korean War Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Arizona Signal Mast (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Phoenix.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,353 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement