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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

  • Sat
    Mostly Cloudy then Chance Light Rain
    57°F
  • Sun
    Chance Light Rain
    41°F
  • Mon
    Rain Likely
    53°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    57°F

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