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Our Lady of Sorrow World War II Memorial

 
 
Our Lady of Sorrow World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Our Lady of Sorrow World War II Memorial
Inscription. This tablet is dedicated in tribute to the men and women of our parish and community who so honorably served their country during World War II.

The dedication is followed by the many names of those from the parish that gave their lives or served during World War II.
 
Location. 40° 43.165′ N, 73° 58.926′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Stanton Street and Pitt Street, on the right when traveling east on Stanton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 213 Stanton St, New York NY 10002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allen Ginsberg ( approx. mile away); 97 Orchard Street ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Kehila Kedosha Janina ( approx. half a mile away); Charlie Parker Residence ( approx. half a mile away); New York City Marble Cemetery ( approx. half a mile away); New York Marble Cemetery ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Bowery Savings Bank ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Bouwerie Lane Theater ( approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. Either age or vandals have removed some names from the bottom of the memorial.
 
Additional comments.
Our Lady of Sorrow Rectory and School image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Our Lady of Sorrow Rectory and School

1. Reason for names at top
I would assume that since they are at top and there is a star next to the names, that these were the men killed in action.
    — Submitted May 23, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey.

 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 875 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 22, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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