Restoring and updating New York's Wireless MemorialApr 20, 2010 12:00 AM
project of restoring and up-dating the Wireless Memorial at Battery
Park. When the memorial is taken out of storage it will be located on
State Street facing Pearl Street. In its new site, it will be passed by thousands of people each week between the Staten Island Ferry and the foot of Broadway.
When the memorial is re-installed, the following radio operators will be added to the monument:
- John V. O'Reilly S.S. Fort Mercer February 18, 1952 Atlantic Coast
- James G. Greer S.S. Pendleton February 18, 1952 Atlantic Coast
- George E. Sloat S.S. Marine Sulphur Queen February 4, 1963 Florida Straits