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

Holocaust Survivors

 
 
Holocaust Survivors Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
1. Holocaust Survivors Marker
Inscription.
From 1944 – 1946 Fort Ontario
served as a haven for
982 survivors of the
European holocaust.
Erected October 25, 1981 by
Syracuse Pioneer Women/NA’AMAT
and the Jewish community
of central New York

 
Erected 1981 by Syracuse Pioneer Women.
 
Location. 43° 28.065′ N, 76° 30.424′ W. Marker is in Oswego, New York, in Oswego County. Marker can be reached from E 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is located near the Fort Ontario Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Oswego NY 13126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Ontario State Historic Site (within shouting distance of this marker); British Invasion (within shouting distance of this marker); The Post Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Those Buried At Fort Ontario (about 400 feet away); 12 Unknown Revolutionary Soldiers (about 400 feet away); Revolutionary War Patriots Monument (about 400 feet away); From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America (about 500 feet away); Fort Ontario (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oswego.
 
Categories. Notable Events
 
Holocaust Survivors Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
2. Holocaust Survivors Marker
Holocaust Survivors Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 22, 2015
3. Holocaust Survivors Marker
Since July of 2014, they have added some landscaping to this marker.
Marker at Fort Ontario image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
4. Marker at Fort Ontario
Holocaust Survivors Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 22, 2015
5. Holocaust Survivors Marker
Since July of 2014, they have added a flagpole with an Israeli flag to this marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 4, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   4. submitted on August 4, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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