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John Paul Jones Park

101 St., Shore Pkwy. bet. 4 Ave. and Ft. Hamilton Pkwy.


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

This park is named for American Patriot and Naval hero, John Paul Jones (1747-1792), who, through victorious leadership in the American Revolution, became known as “the father of the Navy.”

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