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Port Chester Spanish American War Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
1. Port Chester Spanish American War Monument
Inscription.
1896   1902
In Proud Memory Of Port Chester
Men Who Volunteered in the War
Of Their Country During the War
With Spain and in the Phillipines

[ north bronze tablet ]
Frank M. Berrien • Howard F. Carpenter • Marshall T. Chevers • James S. Clifford • Arthur Close • Jacob Cohen • Albert E. Comstock • Jacob W. Cooper • Walter J. Corliss * • John E. Deacon • William Derivan • Frank J. Dower • John J. Flynn • Jacob Fuesguss * • Arthur Goodsell • Robert Grant • Martin Hanlan • Richard J. Hauxwell • Harry C. Hayes • Percy E. Hemmett • Frederick Jones • Martin Kelly

[ east bronze tablet ]
Designed By
Louis J. Settino
Sculptor
Karl Illava
Granite Donated By
Ogden Reid
Dedicated April 24, 1938

[ south bronze tablet ]
Erected by the Village
Of Port Chester, New York,
With the Co-operation
Of United States Works
Progress Administration

[ west bronze tablet ]
William Krip • Jules E. Lecocq • Chester B. Lyon • Thomas Maloney • Harry J. Manning • James A. May • William J. McGowan • Harry A. Mead • Daniel B. Merritt • Thomas L. Merritt • Edwin L. Merritt • Edward J. O'Neill • Elmer J. Scott * • Douglas B. Smith • Homer B. Smith, Jr. • Charles Squire • Charles
North Bronze Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
2. North Bronze Tablet
W. Stevens • Frederick C. Waeber • Claude C. Weller • Harry J. Worden • Thomas Wright
 
Location. 41° 0.197′ N, 73° 39.799′ W. Marker is in Port Chester, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Willett Avenue and Broad Street, on the left when traveling north on Willett Avenue. Touch for map. Located in Summerfield 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 marker. In Memory of Newell Rising (a few steps from this marker); Historic Village of Port Chester (approx. 0.2 miles away); Byram Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away in Connecticut); Rye Soldiers Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Port Chester World War I Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Port Chester World War II Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Port Chester Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Luigi Del Bianco Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Chester.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
East Bronze Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
3. East Bronze Tablet
South Bronze Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
4. South Bronze Tablet
West Bronze Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
5. West Bronze Tablet
Port Chester Spanish American War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
6. Port Chester Spanish American War Monument
Port Chester Spanish American War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 17, 2010
7. Port Chester Spanish American War Monument
 
 
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 1,432 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 19, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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