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Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center

Lost Battalion Hall Plaque map_it

  • Location: Queens Blvd between 62 Ave and 62 Rd; front lobby of rec center
  • Sculptor: Bela Janowsky
  • Description: Irregularly-shaped relief plaque
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 27" W: 38"
  • Cast: 1938
  • Dedicated: 1938
  • Donor: Works Progress Administration
  • Inscription: MEMORY OF THE LOST BATTALION / BUILT A. D! 1938 / BY WORK PROJECTS ADMIN. / GEORGE U. HARVEY / BORO PRESIDENT OF QUEENS /

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