Memorial Chapel

Memorial Chapel (HMWAR)

Location: Plattsburgh, NY 12903 Clinton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 41.376', W 73° 26.797'

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Inscription
Dedicated on 24 October 1933in memory of those stationed herewho gave their lives in WWI.The project was sponsoredby the Churchwomen's League For Patriotic Service. Costing $22,472.It was constructed ofweathered brick from a historicalstructure near Plattsburgh.The chandeliers weremade by the Post Blacksmith.The pews and original organwere donated by the 26th Infantry.The bell installed in 1936, came from the USS O'Brien.
Details
HM NumberHMWAR
Series This marker is part of the New York: Historic New York series, and the Battle of Plattsburgh series.
Tags
Historical Period20th Century
Historical PlaceChurch/House of Worship
Marker TypeHistoric Structure
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleCommemmorative Marker
Marker NumberHMWAR
Marker Condition
7 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:40pm PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] BETHANY GRANT  
Locationbig map
Directions InformationUS Oval in Plattsburgh NY
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 623089 N 4949643
Decimal Degrees44.68960000, -73.44661667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 41.376', W 73° 26.797'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 41' 22.5600" N, 73° 26' 47.8200" W
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Area Code(s)518
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?Yes
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 528-538 President T.R. Lane, Plattsburgh NY 12903, US
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The marker is quiet sunbleached. Quite a bit of the yellow paint on the raised lettering has chipped away. The marker is still easily readable in its current state, just not as bright as it once was.

Oct 25, 2020 at 4:41pm PDT by twiddle5

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Maintenance Issues
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  2. This marker could use another picture or two.