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Sixty First District Memorial

   
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Greenwood Playground
Brooklyn
NY
USA
11218
1922
Charles Keck

This monument commemorates the 47 men of Draft Board District 61 who lost their lives in World War I. Dedicated on Armistice Day (now Veterans Day), November 11, 1922, the monument consists of a polished Stoney Creek granite stele bearing a classical bronze relief by Charles Keck (1875–1951).

 
Other
Bronze
Granite
2'4
base H:6
November 11, 1922
Citizens Memorial Association of Draft Board District Sixty One
Figure (life size) in archiform high relief recessed in stele, decorated with applied wreaths on right and left sides (two in all), on base on plinth on terrace with three steps at front and bench at either end

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