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Canarsie Veterans Memorial

 
 
Canarsie Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, January 30, 2004
1. Canarsie Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. For God and Country
Dedicated to the residents of Canarsie who gave their lives in defense of our country Canarsie Post and Unit 573
May 1970
 
Erected 1970.
 
Location. 40° 38.703′ N, 73° 54.091′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on Rockaway Parkway near Conklin Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11236, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Canarsie Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Floyd Bennett Post # 1060 (approx. 2 miles away); Robert J Crawford (approx. 2.3 miles away); Thomas F Norton (approx. 2.3 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church of Flatlands (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Kings Highway (approx. 2.3 miles away); Father Kehoe Triangle (approx. 2.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 5, 2012, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 335 times since then and 22 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on January 5, 2012, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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