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Canarsie Veterans Memorial

 
 
Canarsie Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 6, 2004
1. Canarsie Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the men and women of the Canarsie area who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. American Legion Post # 573 and St Pius X council 4541 Knights of Columbus
 
Erected by American Legion Post # 573 and St Pius X council 4541 Knights of Columbus.
 
Location. 40° 37.785′ N, 73° 53.112′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on Rockaway Parkway. Touch for map. Monument is located in the traffic circle in front of the Canarsie Pier. Marker is at or near this postal address: Rockaway Parkway and the Belt Parkway Brooklyn NY, Brooklyn NY 11236, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Canarsie Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Floyd Bennett Post # 1060 (approx. 2 miles away); Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Thomas F Norton (approx. 2.6 miles away); Robert J Crawford (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Kings Highway (approx. 2.7 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church of Flatlands (approx. 2.7 miles away); Father Kehoe Triangle (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 747 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on September 1, 2010, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. Photo   1. submitted on May 24, 2009, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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