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Chemung County World War II Monument

 
 
Chemung County World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
1. Chemung County World War II Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated to the
honor and sacrifice
of the men and women
who served our country
in World War II

 
Erected 1949 by Harry B. Beatley Post No. 443, American Legion.
 
Location. 42° 5.376′ N, 76° 48.467′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is on North Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Monument is located on Wisner Park. Marker is in this post office area: Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Medal of Honor Monument (a few steps from this marker); AFL-CIO Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Chemung County World War I Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); A Brief History of the Elmira Popcorn Truck (within shouting distance of this marker); Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish War Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); Crystal Eastman (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Second Street Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chemung Canal (approx. mile away); Ross Gilmore Marvin (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Chemung County World War II Monument<br>North Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
2. Chemung County World War II Monument
North Tablet
Chemung County World War II Monument<br>South Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
3. Chemung County World War II Monument
South Tablet
Chemung County World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
4. Chemung County World War II Monument
Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
5. Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Edward J. Brewer Detachment
Marine Corps League
Horseheads, New York
Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
6. Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Douglas G. Anderson - Leigh R. Evans
Foundation
Hardinge Inc.
Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
7. Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
The Hilliard Corp
Elmira, New York
Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
8. Chemung County World War II Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Veterans of Foreign wars
Gordon W. Hover - John J. Wantuck
Post 6083, Elmira Heights, New York
Chemung County World War II Monument (Left) image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
9. Chemung County World War II Monument (Left)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 2, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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