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Babylon in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial

 
 
Babylon's Heros Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
1. Babylon's Heros Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate the supreme sacrifice
made by Babylon's heros

Eugene J. Cockerill Leroy Johnson
Charles Duffy Percy Landwehr
Eugene Floyd Joseph F. Murphy
Eugene M. Ford Roland Murray
John Huttle Arthur L. Simrell
William P. Wesch

World War 1917-1919
July 4th 1919

 
Erected 1919.
 
Location. 40° 41.909′ N, 73° 19.551′ W. Marker is in Babylon, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Carll Avenue and Grove Place, on the right when traveling north on Carll Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 39 Carll Avenue, Babylon NY 11702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Babylon Village Fountain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Babylon Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Babylon Railroad Company Trolley Route (approx. 0.2 miles away); Conklin House (approx. mile away); Captain Joel Cook Monument (approx. mile away); The Cuban Giants (approx. mile away); Babylon World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Porters Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Babylon.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
2. Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here, mounted to a low rock on the corner on the grounds of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 18, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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