Harriman in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First MIA Flag
On Nov. 10, 1974 the nation’s first MIA banner and flag pole was dedicated under a resolution conceived by Commander Thomas C. Bushing.
Erected by Mulligan-Eden Post 1573.
Location. 41° 18.582′ N, 74° 9.016′ W. Marker is in Harriman, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and Grove Street when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 South Main St, Harriman NY 10926, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Train Order Transmitted by Telegraph (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); American Heroes (approx. 1.9 miles away); Reynolds House (approx. 2 miles away); Monroe Race Track (approx. 2.1 miles away); Methodist Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); McGarrah’s Inn (approx. 2.2 miles away); First Settler (approx. 2.2 miles away but has been reported missing).
Categories. • Military • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 725 times since then and 25 times this year. Last updated on March 17, 2010, by Nick Begley of Chester, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 16, 2010, by Nick Begley of Chester, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.