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Armenian Grove Plaque

  • Description: Plaque set in plinth
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: Plaque H: 1' W: 1'6"
  • Cast: ca. 1985
  • Dedicated: April 24, 1985
  • Donor: Diocese of the Armenian Church of America
  • Inscription: THESE TREES ARE PLANTED IN MEMORY OF THE 1.5 MILLION / ARMENIANS WHO PERISHED DURING THE GENOCIDE OF 1915-1923 /---/ DIOCESE OF THE ARMENIAN CHURCH OF AMERICA, NY APRIL 24, 1985

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.

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