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Armenian Heritage Monument dedicated in Troy

TROY, N.Y. – The Knights and Daughters of Vartan dedicated the Armenian Heritage Monument at the newly renovated Troy Riverfront Park on Sunday.

Armenian clergy led a brief monument dedication service.

The event is the culmination of the Knights and Daughter of Vartan's effort to recognize the Armenians who settled in and around the city of Troy at the turn of the last century as survivors from the Armenian Genocide of 1915.

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