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Jamaica Estates New York World War II Memorial

 
 
Jamaica Estates New York World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 1, 2004
1. Jamaica Estates New York World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.
1941 - 1945
World War II
John Adikes Jr • Norman H Puff • Sigmund Gilmore • Peter P Renzo • Kenneth S Kinnes • Joseph A Schiebel • John B Lovely • Donald J Schneider • Paul W Olson • Charles J Yodice
In honor of these men of Jamaica Estates who made the supreme sacrifice to build a better civilization. Dedicated by Jamaica Estates Association

 
Location. 40° 42.787′ N, 73° 46.943′ W. Marker is in Jamaica Estates, New York, in Queens County. Marker is at the intersection of Hillside Avenue and Midland Parkway on Hillside Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamaica NY 11432, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jamaica Estates - A Residential Park (here, next to this marker); Prospect Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Prospect Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); The King Mansion (approx. 1.3 miles away); Queens Borough Hall Persian Gulf War Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sergeant Colyer Square (approx. 2.9 miles away); Sergeant Joseph E. Schaefer Oval (approx. 3.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2010, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 646 times since then and 23 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 5, 2010, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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