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Weehawken Korea and Vietnam Memorial

From the People of Weehawken

 
 
Weehawken Korea and Vietnam Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Donovan, September 4, 2015
1. Weehawken Korea and Vietnam Memorial Marker
Inscription.
1950 Korea 1953
1958 Vietnam 1975

Salvatore P. Cemelli
Lawrence Mahurter
Peter Progopio

 
Erected by City of Weehawken.
 
Location. 40° 46.324′ N, 74° 0.955′ W. Marker is in Weehawken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is at the intersection of JFK Blvd. East and Hudson Place, on the right when traveling north on JFK Blvd. East. Touch for map. Marker is 50 yards north of intersection of JFK and Hudson Place. Marker is in this post office area: Weehawken NJ 07086, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eldorado Amusement Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Weehawken Dueling Grounds (approx. 0.2 miles away); Death Rock of Alexander Hamilton (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Hamilton-Burr Duel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Highwood (approx. mile away); Weehawken: Gateway to New York (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pietro di Donato (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lockheed A-12 Blackbird (approx. one mile away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weehawken.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 23, 2015, by Bill Donovan of Maplewood, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 42 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 23, 2015, by Bill Donovan of Maplewood, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
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