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Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stage Door Canteen

 
 
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By R. C., May 28, 2010
1. Stage Door Canteen Marker
Inscription. During all the combat days of the war between the United Nations and the Axis Powers, the American Theatre Wing Stage Door Canteen occupied this site.

This tablet is dedicated to the men and women of the entertainment world who brought cheer and comfort to the Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of America and her allies.
 
Location. 40° 45.45′ N, 73° 59.199′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker is on 200 West 44th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Medal of Honor Recipients (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of Eugene O'Neill (about 400 feet away); The Father Duffy Memorial (about 700 feet away); Betsey Johnson (about 700 feet away); Norma Kamali (about 800 feet away); Marc Jacobs (about 800 feet away); Former School of Performing Arts (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stephen Burrows (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
Categories. EntertainmentMilitaryWar, World II
 
Stage Door Canteen Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Stage Door Canteen Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2010, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 672 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2010, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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