NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Flushing Greens

Flushing Memorial map_it

  • Location: Northern Boulevard. and Leavitt Street
  • Sculptor: Hermon Atkins MacNeil
  • Description: Standing, winged female figure (heroic scale) on pedestal, in front of stele, benches at sides
  • Materials: Georgia pink marble
  • Dimensions: Figure H: 14' W: 7' D: 3'; Pedestal H: 4' 6" W: 14'2" D: 10'1"
  • Cast: ca. 1925
  • Dedicated: 1925
  • Inscription: Signed:
    H A MACNEIL SCULP MCMXXV /

    Front:
    THE WORLD WAR / IN MEMORY / OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES /

    Side 1:
    [39 names]

    Side 2:
    [38 names]

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

Park Information

Directions to Flushing Greens

Flushing Greens Weather

    7-day forecast

    Was this information helpful?