World War II Memorial - Genesee Valley Park, Rochester, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme
N 43° 07.513 W 077° 38.100
18T E 285657 N 4778090
This World War II memorial is specifically to remember soldiers from Rochester's 19th Ward. The engraved stone is flanked by two stone planters and a small flower garden has been cultivated in front of it.
Waymark Code: WMDXCW
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 03/06/2012
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member ištván
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This memorial is located on the north side of Elmwood Avenue, across the street from Genesee Valley Park. It is at the intersection of an unnamed park road, which is also a bicycle route and the Genesee Riverway Trail.

The inscription reads:


In honor
of those from the
Nineteenth Ward
Who served their country
in World War II
May their example
always be an inspiration
to those in whose care
rests the welfare of
our beloved country.

erected by
their neighbors
Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: there is a small parking area adjacent to the monument just off Elmwood Ave

Location of waymark:
142-154 New York State Bicycle Route 5
Rochester, NY USA

Commemoration: WW II service members from the Rochester area

Date of Dedication: Not listed

Access times: Not listed

Website for Waymark: Not listed

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