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Fort Washington Park

Charles and Murray Gordon map_it

  • Location: Riverside Drive at West 156th Street
  • Description: Tablets on markers (2)
  • Materials: Bronze, cast stone
  • Dimensions: Tablets H: 5 1/2" W: 8 1/2"; Markers H: 11" W: 14" D: 9"
  • Dedicated: 1925
  • Donor: Charles and Murray Gordon Post No. 130, Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America
  • Inscription: 1. IN MEMORY OF / CHARLES GORDON / DIED IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY / OCT. 7, 1918 / DEDICATED BY / CHARLES AND MURRY GORDON/ POST NO. 130 / JEWISH WAR VETERANS / OF THE UNITED STATES

    2. IN MEMORY OF / MURRY GORDON / A.E.F. - KILLED IN ACTION / FRANCE OCT. 10, 1918 / DEDICATED BY / CHARLES AND MURRY GORDON / POST NO. 130 / JEWISH WAR VETERANS / OF THE UNITED STATES

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