We are the dead

This bronze World War II memorial sits in front of Our Lady of Peace Roman Catholic church on Carroll Street between Third and Fourth Avenues. More than 2,000 names are listed—all men from one parish. They died that we might live, indeed.

wwii.jpg

2 Responses to “We are the dead”

  1. Rupes Says:

    I believe its just those in the middle panel who died… the others, to left and right, are locals who served in the armed forces.

  2. Michael Says:

    Great posting ! For more views of the Doughboy / WW1 memorials in and around NYC please check out http://www.doughboysofnyc.com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


%d bloggers like this: