Port Chester in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Port Chester World War I Monument
Memory Of The
Living And The
Dead Who Served
In The World War
[ Five benches surround the monument. A total of 1,021 names ares listed on the bronze plaques. The following 25 names have a star indicating they made the supreme sacrifice. ]
Arcudi, Carmine • Bologna, Joseph • Breck, S. Perry • Burns, Roy L. • Cerva, Frank • Connolly, Harold J. • Daur, Francis J. • DeFabio, Nicholas • Dehmer, Frederick W. • Dowd, William A. • Ecay, Elmer S. • Farrell, Raymond • Hume, Montgomery L. • Ingman, John W. • Jennings, I. Everett • Jorgensen, Jacob • McGloine, Edward • McKay, Archibald • Moslander, Hyland • Rudolph, David • Silbereisen, Fred • Stearns, Arthur W. • Useted, William J. • Wild, Alfred • Wilson, Clarence J.
Location. 41° 0.331′ N, 73° 40.463′ W. Marker is in Port Chester, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Westchester Avenue and North Regent Street, on the right when traveling west on Westchester Avenue. Touch for map. Located in Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Port Chester NY 10573, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Port Chester World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Luigi Del Bianco Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memory of Newell Rising (approx. 0.6 miles away); Port Chester Spanish American War Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Port Chester Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Abraham Bush Homestead (approx. 0.6 miles away); Rye Soldiers Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Village of Port Chester (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Chester.
More about this marker. The monument was designed by Thomas Hudson Jones, who also designed the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 841 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on November 19, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.