NYC Honorary Street Names


Korean War Veterans Drive (Queens)
Present name:Memorial Drive
Location:The extension of 108th Street between Forest Park Drive and the intersection of Park Lane South and Myrtle Avenue
Honoree: This designation marked the approaching 50th anniversary of the 1953 Korean Armistice. From 1950 to 1953, millions of Americans fought to, “defend a country they never knew and a people they never met.” Tens of thousands of United States veterans died on the battlefield, more than 100,000 were wounded, and thousands are still unaccounted for.
Korean War Veterans Way (Staten Island)
Present name:None
Location:At the northeast corner of Vespa Avenue and Arden Avenue
Honoree: This co-naming honors the veterans who fought in the Korean War. (Ignizio)

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