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Lockport War Memorial

 
 
Lockport War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
1. Lockport War Memorial Marker
Front. Eastward View.
Inscription. ·Dulce·Et·Decorum·Est··Pro·Patria·Mori·

Erected·in·memory·of those·who·made·the supreme·sacrifice·and to·all·others·who served·in·the·wars·of the·United·States·
 
Erected 1930 by Lockport Mens Community Club, Inc.
 
Location. 43° 10.571′ N, 78° 40.256′ W. Marker is in Lockport, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of East Avenue (New York State Route 31) and Harrison Avenue, on the right when traveling east on East Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial is located in Veterans Memorial Park, a linear green space, across from Eastern Niagara Hospital (formerly Lockport Memorial Hospital). Marker is in this post office area: Lockport NY 14094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Lockport Residents Killed in World Wars I and II (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lowertown Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Original Niagara Grape Vine (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lockport Bank (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Erie Barge Canal at Lockport (approx. ¾ mile away but has been reported missing); Lockport
Lockport War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
2. Lockport War Memorial Marker
(approx. ¾ mile away); The Sluice and Hall Spillway (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cold Springs Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lockport.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Lockport War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
3. Lockport War Memorial Marker
Lockport War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
4. Lockport War Memorial
Left side. Levan Avenue is across the background.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
5. Lockport War Memorial
Plaque on left side.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
6. Lockport War Memorial
Right side. NY 31 and hospital in background.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
7. Lockport War Memorial Marker
Right side plaque.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
8. Lockport War Memorial
Rear View
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
9. Lockport War Memorial
Date plaque, 1930, rear of memorial.
Lockport War Memorial Satellite Memory Stone image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
10. Lockport War Memorial Satellite Memory Stone
"In memory of our sons & daughters...our friends...our veterans. June 13, 1998"
Lockport War Memorial POW MIA Satellite Stone image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
11. Lockport War Memorial POW MIA Satellite Stone
"In remembrance of POW's and MIA's. Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W. Post 2535. February 1990"
Lockport War Memorial Vietnam Satellite Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
12. Lockport War Memorial Vietnam Satellite Plaque
"For those who served in Vietnam, for those who died in Vietnam, for the POW/MIA's who remain in Vietnam, we the AMVETs and the V.V.A. of Niagara County dedicate this memorial, Sept. 5, 1987"
Lockport War Memorial - Top image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
13. Lockport War Memorial - Top
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
14. Lockport War Memorial
View of left side from hospital entrance driveway.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
15. Lockport War Memorial
Westward view on NY 31.
Lockport War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2014
16. Lockport War Memorial Marker
Distant front view.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 327 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. submitted on September 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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