Niagara Falls in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Niagara Falls Veterans Memorial
[centerpiece][front] The names you see enshrined here are not those of timid men but rather those who gave [right side] their lives for freedom ★ "It is foolish and wrong [rear] to mourn the men who died rather we should thank God that such men lived." General George Patton. [left side]★ We gave our today for your tomorrow ★
[left panels] Duty, Honor, Country. Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you will be.
[right panels] Wars may be fought with weapons but they are won by patriots. We shall never forget our fallen warriors.
Erected by Niagara Falls Veterans Memorial Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 43° 5.794′ N, 79° 1.342′ W. Marker is in Niagara Falls, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Robbins Drive 0.1 miles north of Pine Avenue (U.S. BUS 62), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is in Hyde Park. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara Falls NY 14301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Falls Portage (approx. 1.2 miles away); Thomas V. Welch Old Blockhouse (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Great Cataract of Niagara (approx. 1.3 miles away); Portage Road (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Portage Road (approx. 1.3 miles away); Fort Schlosser (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oakwood Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara Falls.
Categories. • War, US Civil • War, World I • War, World II • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24. submitted on August 3, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.