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Rye Korean War Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
1. Rye Korean War Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
Korean War Veterans Memorial
To All Who Served During The Korean War 1950 – 1953
"Freedom Is Not Free"
United States Casualities
Killed 54,246 Wounded 103,284 Missing 8,177 Captured 7,140
Give thoughts to the terrain of Korea
The blood, the cold, and the rain
Give remembrance to our comrades
always
So they shall not have given of
themselves in vain
Killed In Action
Anthony J. Cotroneo
Walter R. Testerman, Jr.


[ lower plaque ]
Korea The Forgotten War
Killed In Action
Anthony J. Cotroneo Walter R. Testerman, Jr.
Missing In Action
Ernest J. Reale
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Central Veterans Committee
Town of Rye
Dan Ahne Chairman
Rye Town Council
Robert A. Morabito – Town Supervisor Michael Borrelli Dominick Lagana Michele Mendicino John Walter Angelo Bosco Licari – Park Foreman
 
Location. 41° 0.883′ N, 73° 40.952′ W. Marker is in Rye Brook, New York, in Westchester County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Ridge Street and Crawford Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Crawford Park. Marker is at or near this
Rye Korean War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
2. Rye Korean War Veterans Memorial
postal address: 122 North Ridge Street, Port Chester NY 10573, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crawford Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Luigi Del Bianco Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Port Chester World War I Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Port Chester World War II Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Abraham Bush Homestead (approx. 0.8 miles away); Port Chester Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); In Memory of Newell Rising (approx. 1.3 miles away); Port Chester Spanish American War Monument (approx. 1.3 miles away).
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Rye Korean War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
3. Rye Korean War Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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