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Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial

 
 
Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial - Post 2015 rededication image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 1, 2018
1. Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial - Post 2015 rededication
Inscription.  

World War I.
1917 - 1918
Their adopted country
found them ready

Affusa, Giacomo.
Agresti, Michele.
Barcellona, Carlo.
Balzola, Giovanni.
Ball, Frank.
Bernagozzi, Giuseppe.
Bogni, Angelo.
Boselli, Luigi.
Campagnoli, Hugo. - First Lieut.
Caruso, Pasquale.
Fagone, Vito. - Dott. Medico
Fattoruso, Vicenzo.
Foglia, Nicola.
Giorgini, Natale.
Mazza, Antoni.
Orlando, Silvio.
Parodi, Beniamino.
Sparacino, Filippo.
Segale, Antonio.
Tassinari, Cesare.
Trongiolito, Francesco.

Rededicated May 19, 1963
Rededicated July 4, 1973
Rededicated Oct. 24, 2015

 
Location. 40° 40.884′ N, 73° 23.98′ W. Marker is in Copiague, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Great Neck Road and Marconi Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on Great Neck Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Copiague NY 11726, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Warrior (Copiague World War I Memorial) (here, next to this marker); Four Chaplains Memorial
Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial Marker - obverse, post 2015 rededication image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 1, 2018
2. Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial Marker - obverse, post 2015 rededication
(a few steps from this marker); South Side R.R. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Babylon Railroad Co. Trolley Route (approx. 0.2 miles away); Great Neck Road School (approx. mile away); Naomi W. Griffiths (approx. 0.6 miles away); Drive-In Theatre (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Copiague.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial Marker - pre-2015 rededication image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
3. Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial Marker - pre-2015 rededication
Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 1, 2016
4. Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial Marker - Wide View
The marker stands next to the flagpole in Veterans Memorial Plaza, with the American Warrior memorial and marker standing in the foreground.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.   3, 4. submitted on November 11, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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