Wilson in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
A Solemn Tribute to the Men and Women of Wilson who Served
1914 World War I 1918
George W. Anderson, William Daunce, Martin F. Jennings, Joseoh Middough, Henry Thiemke, Vincent L. Yingling.
1941 World War II 1945
J. Walter ALbright, Robert D. Archibald, Virgil J. Bowersox, Robert E. Brown, Elwood R, Fahs, Stewart A. Hamilton, Russell F. Hausman, Daniel F. Hunt, Jr., Gordon Jones, Leona R. Lort, Leroy W. Lort, CHester G. Perry, Burdett J. Schuman, Clarence W. Schoultz, Everette L. Tower, J. Stewart Welker.
1950 Korean War 1953
Norman H. Forder, David F. Wheeler
Location. 43° 18.725′ N, 78° 50.147′ W. Marker is in Wilson, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Street and Shore Drive, on the left when traveling west on Park Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the main flagpole in Greenwood Veterans' Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Wilson NY 14172, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Vietnam Memorial in Memory of 1st Lt. Michael E. Witkop (a few steps from this marker); Greenwood Veterans' Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Lake Island Park, Wintergreen Island, Tugwell Island & Clark Island (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); O'Connell Island (approx. 0.2 miles away); Park and Harbor Streets (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greenwood Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Corner of Pettit and Bay Street (approx. ¼ mile away); Port of Entry Marker and Wilson Boat House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilson.
More about this marker. The marker is older than the park, which was established in 2007. The park is adjacent to Greenwood Cemetery. Park Street is off of Harbor Street (NY Route 18).
Categories. • War, Korean • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 238 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.