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Lieutenant John H. Martinson Playground

Preston Ave. bet. Koch Blvd. and Osborne St.

Staten Island

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

This playground, adjacent to Public School 55, is named in memory of FDNY Lieutenant John H. Martinson (1967-2008) of Engine Company 249. Lt. Martinson died in the line of duty on January 3, 2008, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

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Lieutenant John H. Martinson Playground Weather

  • Wed
    Partly Sunny
  • Thu
    Patchy Fog then Partly Sunny
  • Fri
    Slight Chance Light Rain
  • Sat
    Chance Light Rain then Rain Likely

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