Pay tribute to war dead

Pay tribute to war dead
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Title: Pay tribute to war dead

Four men in American Legion caps or uniforms standing before large wreath in Prospect Park; partial view of seated participants above and behind them; Legionnaire at far right not identified on caption. Caption on verso: "Pay Tribute to War Dead: Lt. Col. John J. Bennett Jr., former State Attorney General; County Commander Lawrence Wiseman of the American Legion and the Rev. Benney S. Benson, Legion County chaplain, left to right, stand before memorial wreath at the Legion's pre-Memorial Day services in Prospect Park."

Date: 1945
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: May 28, 1945; "Eagle Staff Photo."
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Holidays
Subject: American Legion.
Memorial Day
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: HOLI 0427