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Niagara Falls Main Street Armory

Street address: 901 Main Street
City: Niagara Falls
County: Niagara
Year constructed: 1895
Architect: Isaac G. Perry
Size : Company
Square footage: 47,905 NSF
Acreage: .274 NSF
Status: Closed in ???? / Auctioned and sold to owner of Simon Construction

 

Units Stationed:
Years:
42nd Separate Company 1885 - 1897
Co. E, 3rd New York Volunteers Spanish American War
Co. E, 1st Infantry Battalion 1899 - 1906
Co. E, 3rd Infantry Regiment 1907 - 1920
108th Infantry Regiment 1921 - ????
Headquarters & Headquarters Battalion, Co. A & C, 209th Field Artillery 1961 - ????
CSC, 127th Artillery 1986 - ????
Co. E, 102nd Engineers 1986 - ????
Headquarters & Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron 101st Cavalry ???? - ????
107th Airlift Wing (now 107th Attack Wing) ???? - 2017
107th Attack Wing (formerly 107th Airlift Wing) 2017 -

 

History

The 42nd previously occupied a frame armory on Walnut Avenue from 1887 to 1895. The armory's original conical tower roof was replaced in the early twentieth century with a crenelated parapet.

Other armories in Niagara Falls:

Images

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: March 16, 2017
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/links/armories/Niagara FallsMainStreet.htm