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North Tonawanda in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Roll of Honor

 
 
Roll of Honor Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
1. Roll of Honor Memorial
Inscription.
North Tonawanda's Sons
They gave their all
in the World War.
1917-1917
——
[37 names]

 
Location. 43° 1.301′ N, 78° 52.689′ W. Marker is in North Tonawanda, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Webster Street and Sweeney Street, on the right when traveling south on Webster Street. Touch for map. Memorial is about 75 feet south of the intersection. Memorial is located on an outcrop on the center pier of the bridge over the Erie Canal/Tonawanda Creek connecting Main Street in Tonawanda (Erie County) to Webster Street in North Tonawanda (Niagara County). Marker is in this post office area: North Tonawanda NY 14120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Roll of Honor (here, next to this marker); Lumber Port (within shouting distance of this marker); Lumber Capital (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dam (within shouting distance of this marker); Gateway to the West (within shouting distance of this marker); The Railroad (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Long Homestead (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Long Homestead (about 600 feet away).
 
More about this marker.
Southward on Bridge, Webster St. to Main St. image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
2. Southward on Bridge, Webster St. to Main St.
The memorial is on a triangular prism stone. An Honor Roll memorial of identical style and format is on the Tonawanda side of the prism.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Westward on Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
3. Westward on Bridge
Tonawanda Honor Roll at left. North Tonawanda Honor Roll at right.
Memorial Location - Pier of Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
4. Memorial Location - Pier of Bridge
Memorial is atop the opposite (west) side of the center pier. This is the New York State Barge Canal (Erie Canal) and Tonawanda Creek. Picture was taken from the North Tonawanda shore.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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