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369th Infantry Regiment Memorial map_it

Read a history from Parks’HistoricalSigns Project.This text can be found posted within the park.

Location:
Fifth Avenue and West 142nd Street
Description:
Obelisk (in 3 sections) with engraved and painted inscriptions
Materials:
Granite (gray, polished) with hand-cut gilt lettering and painting
Dimensions:
H: 12'4"
Dedicated:
September 29, 2006
Fabricator:
J. P. Chaudron, Pompes Funebres, Vouziers, France
Donor:
369th Historical Society & Veterans Association
Inscription:
North side

93RD ST
DIVISION
(US)
[Insignia]
369TH
INFANTRY
REGIMENT
(15TH REG-NYG)
(COLORED)
IN MEMORY
1918
MEUSE-ARGONNE
OFFENSIVE
RIPONT
MONT-CUVELET
SECHAULT
26 SEP - 1OCT


South side

161 ST
DIVISION
(FR)
[Insignia]
369TH
INFANTRY
REGIMENT
(15TH REG-NYG)
(COLORED)
IN MEMORY
1918
MEUSE-ARGONNE
OFFENSIVE
RIPONT
MONT-CUVELET
SECHAULT
26 SEP - 1OCT


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