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War Memorial - North Arlington

   
War Memorial - North Arlingtonzoom
Borough Hall, 222 Ridge Road
North Arlington
NJ
USA
07031
1924
Pietro Montana

This monument depicts a larger-than-life doughboy soldier standing with his left leg forward and his right leg extended backward.  A rifle is held in his left hand, pointing diagonally downward across his extended left thigh.  His helmet rests upside down to his left. 

The figure stands on a natural rock that features a relief plaque depicting an angel in the center, holding an olive branch and flanked by soldiers. The sculpture was dedicated  on July 19, 1924.  

Narrative adapted from Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS) #NJ000018. 

Photos courtesy of:
Monument - Smithsonian Institution Research Information Service (SIRIS)
Plaque - Bill Coughlin & Historical Marker Database

 
Bronze
Stone (any)
32 in
42 in
NJ000016
Eagle Bronze Worka

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