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

This Purple Heart Memorial

 
 
This Purple Heart Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
1. This Purple Heart Memorial Marker
Inscription.
This Purple Heart Memorial is dedicated to all
Western New York Men and Women
Wounded or Killed in all the Wars the
United States of America has fought
Since 1775.

Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force
and Coast Guard

 
Erected 2010 by MOPH Chapter 187.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
 
Location. 42° 52.716′ N, 78° 52.927′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Marine Drive and Erie Street. Touch for map. Memorial is in Veterans Park at the Buffalo Naval & Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Western New York Vietnam Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); This Memorial is Dedicated to All of the Service Members from WNY (within shouting distance of this marker); The Industrial Heritage Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Dedicated to the Memory of the Brave Men (within shouting distance of this
Towards Marine Drive image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
2. Towards Marine Drive
Marine Drive loop intersection in background.
marker); Birthplace of the Grain Elevator (within shouting distance of this marker); Polandís Contribution in the Second World War, 1939 - 1945 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Grenadier (SS210) (about 300 feet away); U.S. Submarine Veterans World War II (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
3. Eastward
Bow of USS Croaker submarine and Buffalo River in background at right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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