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Valentino Pier

Louis Valentino, Jr. Memorial map_it

  • Location: Coffey Street and Ferris Street
  • Description: Flagstaff on cylindrical base with sloping top
  • Materials: Deer Isle granite
  • Dimensions: Base diameter 12'6"
  • Cast: 1998
  • Dedicated: 1998
  • Fabricator: A. Ottavino
  • Donor: Brooklyn Borough President's Office
  • Inscription: [around base:] THIS PARK AND PIER DEDICATED IN HONOR OF HERO FIREFIGHTER LOUIS VALENTINO, JR. [New York City Fire Department seal with bulldog, separated by a pattern of fire hoses from DPR leaf logo on a shield]

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