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Hyde Park World War II Korean War Monument

 
 
Hyde Park World War II Korean War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2015
1. Hyde Park World War II Korean War Monument
Inscription.
Honor Roll
Of Those Who Served In
World War II and Korean Conflict
From Town of Hyde Park
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Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice
Brannon, Edward Bircher, Thomas Chase, Russell S. Collins, Raymond Dubois, William M. Gelermino, Alfonso Hammond, John Hover, Newton Ingersol, Herbert Lister, Donald Nittiskie, Vincent M. Roeper, Frederick E. Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Sherrod, Joseph Short, William Sonberg, William
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( 578 names )

 
Location. 41° 47.429′ N, 73° 56.2′ W. Marker is in Hyde Park, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Albany Post Road (U.S. 9), on the right on Main Street. Touch for map. Located behind Hyde Park Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4383 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park NY 12538, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hyde Park Vietnam War Monument (here, next to this marker); Those Who Served (here, next to this marker); Hyde Park World War I Monument (here, next to this marker); Reformed Dutch Church Hyde Park
Hyde Park World War II Korean War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2015
2. Hyde Park World War II Korean War Monument
(about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reformed Dutch (about 600 feet away); Hyde Park RR Station (approx. half a mile away); St. James Church (approx. mile away); Site of James K. Paulding House (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hyde Park.
 
Additional comments.
1.
The gun from the German submarine was a gift to Hyde Park from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt . He was Assistant Secretary of the Navy during World War I and a Hyde Park native. His name is on the World War II monument as one who made the supreme sacrifice.
    — Submitted February 9, 2016, by David P Ray of Hyde Park, New York.

 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, World II
 
Hyde Park War Monuments image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2015
3. Hyde Park War Monuments
World War I German Submarine Deck Gun image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2015
4. World War I German Submarine Deck Gun
(plaque attached to the base)
This gun was mounted on a German submarine which, during the World War, operated off the coasts of England, Scotland, Ireland and France. On its several cruises this submarine sank 14 vessels of the Allies.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 23, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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