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Cohn Triangle

Bedford Ave. at Division Ave.

Brooklyn

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

This park honors legislator and judge Harold W. Cohn (1913-1974). At age 31, Cohn saw active duty during World War II throughout Europe. He helped push back the Nazi counter-offensive at the Battle of the Bulge (December 16, 1944-January 31, 1945) as a member of the Fighting 69th Rainbow Division. After the war, he became an active member of the Williamsburg and Greenpoint communities, serving as a New York State assemblyman (1959-1968), chairman of the Motor Vehicles Committee, and a New York civil court judge.

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    Cohn Triangle Weather

    • Tue
      Partly Sunny
      48°F
    • Wed
      Mostly Cloudy
      57°F
    • Thu
      Partly Sunny
      66°F
    • Fri
      Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy
      60°F

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