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Monuments and memorials dedicated or commemorated to specific veterans or units for their outstanding careers. This can be for on duty or off duty commemorations and for single or multiple people. The specific purpose of the memorials posted in this category is to be primarily focused on a particular person or unit. This category is not for memorials which are primarily focused on a specific war(s).
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Specific Veteran MemorialsCorporal Rickey L. Bell Memorial - Caruthersville, Missouri

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Memorial bench honoring Army corporal who served lost his life in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Memorial located at the General John Riggs Veterans Park in Caruthersville, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/8/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsGeneral Charles de Gaulle - Paris, France

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A statue of General and President Charles de Gaulle is located on the west side of the Champs-Élysées in Paris, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 8/8/2013

last visited: 2/14/2014

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Specific Veteran MemorialsSgt. Aubrey Cosens, VC - Latchford, Ontario

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A roadside rest area and memorial to a local war hero.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Loonwatcher

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: 7/16/2014

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Specific Veteran MemorialsKenneth Michael Ballard Post Office - Mountain View, CA

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A post office named after a local veteran who died in Iraq.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/6/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsPercival Drayton Monument - NYC, NY

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Percival Drayton was the Commander of the "USS Pocahontas" in the successful Union Naval assault on Port Royal, South Carolina in November 1861 during the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/5/2013

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Specific Veteran MemorialsLatimer's Battalion - CS Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet is located on Benner's Hill and records the movement & itinerary of Latimer's Artillery Battalion and the four batteries engagements during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. July 2 was when the Battalion was fully engaged.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsDement’s 1st Maryland Battery - CS Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This Civil War Tablet marks the position of Dement's 1st Maryland CS Battery @ Benner's Hill from July 2-4, 1863 while pounding away @ Union positions a mile away @ E. Cemetery Hill & narrates the events associated with the Battery during the Battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsCarpenter's Alleghany Artillery - CS Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet marks the position of Carpenter's Alleghany CS Battery from July 2-4, 1863 and narrates events associated with the Battery during the Battle while engaging the enemy from Benner's Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBrown’s Chesapeake Artillery - CS Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This Civil War tablet marks the position of Brown's Chesapeake, Maryland. CS Battery from July 2-4, 1863 and narrates the events associated with the Battery during the Battle. The namesake and commander, Brown, was mortally wounded on July 2, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsGraham's Rockbridge Artillery Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument is 1 of 100 cast iron tablets marking positions of batteries and brigades along avenue system not otherwise marked by monumentation and marks the position of Graham's Rockbridge Artillery from July 2-4, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsEwell's C.S. Marker - Headquarters Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This Napoleon gun is one of four Civil War Confederate Headquarters markers in the Park erected during the War Department. Era (1895-1927). The gun marks the location of Ewell's Headquarters during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-4, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBattery B, 4th US Artillery - US Regulars Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monolith is one of 45 Civil War Regular tablets located in the Park and locates the position occupied by Stewart's Battery B, 4th US during the Battle of Gettysburg. The tablet is accompanied by three 12-pdr. bronze Napoleon gun/cannons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsJuan Escutia - Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico

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Juan Escutia was one of the teenage cadets that died while defending Chapultepec Castle (then serving at the Mexican Army's military academy) from invading U.S. forces in the 13 September 1847 Battle of Chapultepec. Tepic is the city of his birth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Nayarit, Mexico

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: 12/26/2009

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Specific Veteran MemorialsKershaw’s Brigade - CS Advance Position Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet, one of a hundred, marks the position of Kershaw's CS Brigade advance on July 2, 1862 and narrates the events associated with the Brigade during the Battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran Memorials145th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This sculpture is 1 of 110 monuments in the Park to PA commands present at the Gettysburg Campaign & marks the position of the 145th when driving the Confederates of Kershaw's Brigade from the edge of the Wheatfield to point beyond this position.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran Memorials2nd Delaware Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This sculpture is one of two monuments erected to Delaware commands present at the Battle of Gettysburg and marks the advance position held by the regiment & brigade after 4:30 p.m. on July 2, 1863

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran Memorials64th New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This sculpture represents 1 of 90 erected to New York commands present @ Gettysburg and marks the position reached by the 64th in the early evening of July 2, 1863 when they joined the brigade in a counterattack of McLaw's DIvision.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBrooke's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet represents 1 of 75 Civil War US Brigade Tablets in the Park and records the movement & itinerary of Brooke's Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsSemmes' Brigade Advance Position Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 100 Civil War tablets in the park locating the positions of batteries and brigades not otherwise marked by monumentation. Marks position of Semmes CS Brigade Advance on July 2, 1863. Narrates events associated w/ Brigade during Battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsGeneral Hospital (Camp Letterman) - Hospital Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This Civil War monument is located along the old Lincoln Hwy. The inscription states the locations of the many field hospitals during the Battle of Gettysburg & is in a commercial area, not at a battlefield like the other monuments to be found here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsCaptain James Lawrence - NYC, NY

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"Don't give up the ship!"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: 5/1/2014

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Specific Veteran Memorials1st. Lt. George Kenton "Ken" Sisler Monument - Dexter, Missouri

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Monument with statue and plaques honoring Medal of Honor recipient First Lieutenant George Kenton "Ken" Sisler in his hometown of Dexter, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsMajor Anders Lassen - Copenhagen, Denmark

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This bust outside the museum of Danish Resistance is a memorial to Major Anders Frederik Emil Victor Schau Lassen VC, MC & Two Bars (22 September 1920 – 9 April 1945).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Denmark

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: 10/27/2013

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Specific Veteran MemorialsAnderson's Brigade Advance Position Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This is 1 of 100 Civil War tablets locating positions of batteries & brigades not otherwise marked by monumentation. The tablet marks the position of Anderson's Brigade advance on July 2 & narrates the events associated w/ the Brigade during Battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Veteran MemorialsCavalry Corps Marker - Hospital Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This well-hidden, in plain sight Civil War Hospital Tablet is one of 1 of 10 markers erected by the US War Dept. (1895-1927). The monument is placed near actual sites of the Cavalry Corps Field Hospitals on the Presbyterian Church of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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