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Governors Island in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pershing Hall

 
 
Pershing Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
1. Pershing Hall Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
John J. Pershing
General of the Armies
First Commander of
the United States First Army
August 10, 1918

 
Erected 1954.
 
Location. 40° 41.496′ N, 74° 0.829′ W. Marker is in Governors Island, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Carder Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on Governors Island. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Pershing Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Pershing Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The New York Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker); The Governorís House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named The Governorís House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Governors House (about 300 feet away); The Dutch and Governors Island (about 400 feet away); Governors Island (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Governors Island.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of General John Joseph Pershing. (Submitted on September 11, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Pershing Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
2. Pershing Hall Marker

2. Governors Island National Monument. National Park Service website. (Submitted on September 11, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 263 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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