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Corporal George J. Wellbrook Memorial

  • Location: Rockaway Boulevard, 106th Street, 109 Avenue
  • Description: Obelisk with plaque and nameplates
  • Materials: Georgia granite, flagstone, bronze
  • Dedicated: 1929
  • Fabricator: Geo. H. Noll & Son, Brooklyn, NY
  • Donor: Oxford Civic Association
  • Inscription: Main plaque:
    ERECTED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE / OXFORD CIVIC ASSOCIATION, INC. / AND FRIENDS OF THE BOYS / WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE / IN THE GREAT WORLD WAR 1917-1918 / ERECTED 1929 /

    Small name plaques:
    GEORGE J. WELLBROCK / THOMAS HURLEY / JAMES G. GAFFNEY / LAWRENCE F. CONDON / HERMAN SELNER / VALENTINE E. GROSS /

    Small plaque at bottom:
    GEO. H. NOLL & SON / MEMORIALS / BROOKLYN, N.Y. /

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