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

Kimmel Road

 
 
Kimmel Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
1. Kimmel Road Marker
Inscription.
Named in memory of
Captain Harry L. Kimmel, D.S.C.
1st Battalion, 16th Infantry
Killed in action in France
October 18, 1916

 
Erected by The Military Order of the World Wars – New York Chapter.
 
Location. 40° 41.413′ N, 74° 0.749′ W. Marker is in Governors Island, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Kimmel Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. 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. Omaha Dock (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dutch and Governors Island (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Commanding Officerís Quarters (about 300 feet away); The Governors House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Governorís House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Governorís House (about 300 feet away); Nolan Park (about 400 feet away); Governors Island (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Governors Island.
 
Also see . . .  Governors Island National Monument. National Park Service website. (Submitted on September 11, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Marker on Governors Island image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
2. Marker on Governors Island
 
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Marker on Kimmel Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
3. Marker on Kimmel Road
 
 
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 237 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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