Grand Army Plaza Circle
Soldiers and Sailors' Memorial
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The Grand Army Plaza
view there are three sculptures supported
on the left side, right side and on the top.
Starting on the left side this sculpture
represents soldiers in active battle.
The sculpture on the right shows a Black
boy kneeled next to a cannon with pistol in
On his far right a soldier slumps
(wounded) as the figures standing behind
and to the left of him seem to prepare for
Positioned; somewhat, behind and over them, in what seems to symbolize a protector, is a bare-breasted female with a trident in her left hand, and on her right a large winged creature.
The sculpture Sitting on the top of the
memorial is a woman standing victoriously
in a horse-drawn carriage, carrying a banner in her left hand and a sword in her right hand.
Beside her two winged figures (one on either side) with horses, blowing their trumpets.