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New York Life Insurance Company War Memorial

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  • Location: Madison Avenue between 25th and 26th Streets
  • Description: Plaque on plinth
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: H: 12" W: 20" D: ½"
  • Dedicated: May 30, 1946
  • Donor: New York Life Insurance Company, American Legion #503
  • Inscription: DEDICATED BY / NYLIC POST 503 / THE AMERICAN LEGION
    DEPARTMENT / OF NEW YORK / TO ALL MEMBERS OF / NEW YORK LIFE
    INSURANCE COMPANY / WHO HAVE SERVED THEIR COUNTRY IN / THE ARMED
    FORCES IN THE TIME OF WAR / MAY 30, 1946/

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