“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Staten Island in Richmond County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Egbert Square

Egbert Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander
1. Egbert Square Marker
For God and Country
Egbert Square
named in honor of
Arthur Stanley Egbert
who died in the sinking of the
USS President Lincoln on May 31, 1918, and dedicated to the men and women
of Port Richmond and Graniteville
who devotedly served their country
in the World War - 1917 - 1918.

Erected by Arthur S Egbert Post No. 95 The American Legion.
Location. 40° 37.506′ N, 74° 8.666′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker is on Forest Avenue near Port Richmond Avenue and Willowbrook Rd. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Staten Island NY 10302, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trail Crossing (approx. 1.1 miles away); Sullivan’s Attack (approx. 1.1 miles away); Founding of the Dutch Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Faber Park and Pool (approx. 1.2 miles away); Reformed Protestant Dutch Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Five Brothers (approx. 1.2 miles away); Burial Place (approx. 1.2 miles away); St. James Hotel (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
Also see . . .  Egbert Triangle - City of New York Parks and Recreation. (Submitted on January 26, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, World I
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2012, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 478 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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