Governors Island in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
2d Lieutenant Ewin V. Evans, D.S.C.
F Co. 16th Infantry
Killed in action in France
July 20, 1918
Erected by The Military Order of the World Wars – New York Chapter.
Location. 40° 41.41′ N, 74° 0.897′ W. Marker is in Governors Island, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Evans Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on Governors Island, at the north end of Evans Road. 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. Governors Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Nolan Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Students and Soldiers of Freedom (about 400 feet away); Commanding Officer’s Quarters (about 400 feet away); The New York Arsenal (about 400 feet away); Fort Jay (about 400 feet away); Pershing Hall (about 400 feet away); Governors Island Medical Buildings (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 15, 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 15, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 15, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.