Lewiston in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
For God and Country
Niagara has prepared its
graduates in peace and war
for service to America. From the
Civil War to both World Wars
and Vietnam, its men and women
have served with distinction.
This monument commemorates
those who served in all
branches of the military.
During the Korean War;
in particular those reserve
officer training corps
graduates who became front
line infantry leaders.
Erected by Niagara University.
Location. 43° 8.272′ N, 79° 2.194′ W. Marker is in Lewiston, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Campus Drive and Varsity Drive, on the left when traveling east on Campus Drive. Five plaques of the memorial, ordered left to right on this panel, are on the south exterior wall of Dunleavy Hall. The Colonel Donovan Swanton plaque is on a stone to the right of the plaques. The killed in action plaque is in front of the infantryman statue. The memorial is on the grounds of Niagara University. Campus Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara University NY 14109, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dunleavy Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); O'Shea Hall (1967), Seton Hall (1970) (within shouting distance of this marker); Varsity Village (1939), Timon Hall (1952) (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Seminary of Our Lady of Angels (about 600 feet away); St. Vincent's Hall (about 600 feet away); Alumni Hall / Chapel (about 600 feet away); Bailo Hall (1992) (about 800 feet away); Clet Hall, Marillac Hall, Laboure Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewiston.
More about this marker. Niagara University is in the Town of Lewiston but has its own zip code.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 265 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.