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Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of the Sons and Daughters

 
 
Riverside Park WWII, Korea, Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 17, 2015
1. Riverside Park WWII, Korea, Vietnam Memorial
Inscription.
In memory of the sons and daughters of this community who served in the armed forces of our country to preserve our heritage, our freedom, and our way of life during World War II and Korean War, Vietnam.
 
Erected by American Legion Post 1010 and Post 1041, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2430, Catholic War Veterans Post 868, Army Navy Union Garrison 14.
 
Location. 42° 57.315′ N, 78° 54.616′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Niagara Street (New York State Route 266) 0.1 miles south of Hotaling Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is at the facilities building of Riverside Park. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14207, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Erected by the Grateful People (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Park with a View (about 300 feet away); Bernard G. Hitro Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hunting and Fishing off the Porch (approx. half a mile away); Niagara River Corridor / Avian Walk (approx. 0.6 miles away); "The Black Rock"
Northward - Niagara Street - NY 266 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 17, 2015
2. Northward - Niagara Street - NY 266
Niagara River at far left.
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Frenchman's Creek (approx. 1.2 miles away in Canada); St. John's German Cemetery (approx. 2.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Southward - Niagara Street image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 17, 2015
3. Southward - Niagara Street
Riverside Park parking lot entrance at traffic light. Pedestrian bridge at right is over I-190.
Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 17, 2015
4. Wide View
Riverside Park pool and facilities building in background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 26, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 26, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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