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Raoul Wallenberg Marker

  • Location: Raoul Wallenberg Square, Metropolitan Avenue and Park Lane South
  • Description: Marker on plinth on base
  • Materials: Marker and plinth--granite; base--concrete
  • Dimensions: Marker H: 4" at front L: 2' W: 2'
  • Cast: ca. 1982
  • Dedicated: April 25, 1982
  • Donor: Queens Wallenberg Committee
  • Inscription: RAOUL WALLENBERG / SQUARE / SWEDISH RIGHTEOUS CHRISTIAN / IN DEDICATION TO HIS EFFORTS / IN SAVING 100,000 HUNGARIAN / JEWS FROM THE HOLOCAUST / QUEENS WALLENBERG / COMMITTEE / DEDICATED APRIL 25, 1982 /

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