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New Brighton War Memorial map_it

Location:
ST. PETER'S PARK Opposite St. Peter's High School, Richmond Terrace
Description:
Flagstaff base with tablet
Materials:
Bronze, granite
Dimensions:
Tablet H: 1'6" W: 1'; Plinth H: 8" Diameter 9'; Base H: 4' Diameter 4'
Dedicated:
1952; July 4, 1953
Donor:
Donegan-McGinley-Landy Post No. 1366, American Legion
Inscription:
THIS TABLET HAS BEEN ERECTED
TO HONOR THE MEN AND WOMEN
OF NEW BRIGHTON WHO ANSWERED
THEIR COUNTRY'S CALL IN
WORLD WAR II 1941-1945
DEDICATED BY
DONEGAN-MCGINLEY-LANDY POST NO. 1366
THE AMERICAN LEGION
JULY 4, 1953.


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