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New York City AEF Tablet

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On the third floor of Pershing Hall immediately to the right of the elevator in an alcove. Plaque A large bronze tablet honor the sacrifices of citizens from the City of New York who fought and died with the AEF in WWI.  It also lists both Army and Navy Medal of Honor winners.

Monument Text:

This tablet is erected by Colonel Michael Friedsam A citizen of the city of New York.  In honor of her two hundred and twenty eight thousand sons who served in the American Expeditionary Forces and in perpetual remembrance of the eight thousand one hundred and forty two who gave their lives for their country.

Can, Tedford Harris
Janson, Ernest August

Bart, Frank J.
Call, Donald M.
Colyer, Wilbur E.
Kaufman, Benjamin
Kocak, Matej
McMurtry, George G.
O'Neill, Richard W.
O'Shea, Thomas E.
Waaler, Reidar
Wickersham, J. Hunter

"That Liberty Shall Not Perish From The Earth"