Rockaway Veterans Memorial Tree Markers map_it

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Location:
Rockaway Beach Boulevard at B 94th Street
Description:
Four tree marker plaques, installed by trees
Materials:
Plaques--bronze;
Dimensions:
Each plaque H: 3" W: 12"
Cast:
1975
Dedicated:
1975
Inscription:
HERNDON A. BIVENS
INDUCTED - MARCH, 1969
MISSING - APRIL 15, 1970
PLACE - VIETNAM

STAFF SGT. WILLIAM K. COLWELL
INDUCTED - SEPT. 20, 1942
MISSING - DEC. 24, 1965
PLACE - VIETNAM

CAPT. JOSEPH P. FANNING
COMMISIONED - JAN, 1967
MISSING - DEC. 13, 1968
PLACE - LAOS

*Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common orpopular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily theoriginal dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects thedate of installation.
*For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

 

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