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Middle Village Veterans Triangle

Gray St., 77 St., 66 Rd.

Queens

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

This park honors the veterans of Middle Village who fought in World War I (1914-1918), World War II (1939-1945), Korea (1950-1953), and Vietnam (1964-1975).

Middle Village, located in west central Queens, is bounded by Eliot Avenue, Woodhaven Boulevard, Cooper Avenue, the Long Island Railroad, and the Lutheran Cemetery. A small portion of the neighborhood, between Woodhaven Boulevard and Richmond Hill, was developed during the 1820s as a crossroad between the rapidly emerging townships of Kew Gardens and Forest Hills. The community’s name is derived from its location as midpoint between the two villages. Development centered on the Jamaica Turnpike, which is now known as Metropolitan Avenue.

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Middle Village Veterans Triangle Weather

  • Mon
    Rain Likely and Areas Fog
    56°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain and Areas Fog
    59°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    55°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    52°F

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