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Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center

Lieutenant Colonel George U. Harvey Memorial Plaque map_it

  • Location: Queens Blvd between 62 Ave and 62 Rd; front lobby of rec center
  • Description: Square plaque with rounded upper edge
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 35" W: 22"
  • Cast: ca. 1946
  • Dedicated: October 7, 1946
  • Donor: Citizens of Queens County
  • Inscription: 1881 / 1946 / LT. COL. GEORGE U. HARVEY D.S.C. / BORN IN GALWAY, IRELAND / PRESIDENT BOROUGH OF QUEENS / 1929 - 1941 / DEDICATED BY / THE CITIZENS OF QUEENS COUNTY / OCTOBER 7, 1946 /

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Recreation CentersLost Battalion Hall Recreation Center

The weight room at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center will be closed on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. due to maintenance. The cardio room will be closed on Thursday, September 3, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. In observance of Labor Day, on Monday, September 7, this Recreation Center is closed. It will reopen at its normal time on Tuesday, September 8.
Anticipated Completion: 09/07/2015

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