Vietnam memorial at "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex" - Atlanta, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 33° 44.958 W 084° 23.196
16S E 742080 N 3737427
Quick Description: Vietnam memorial and statue at the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex" commemorating the Georgians who died in Vietnam. The memorial list the names of all the Georgians kill in Vietnam.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/13/2007 8:01:56 PM
Waymark Code: WM20A8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member papermanone & catlover
Views: 100

Long Description:
Vietnam memorial and statue at the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex" commemorating the Georgians who died in Vietnam. The memorial list the names of all the Georgians kill in Vietnam.

From the bill (HR 996) that created the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex,

WHEREAS, Commissioner Pete Wheeler has been involved in creating the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex," in front of the Floyd Veterans Memorial Building (Twin Towers at the State Capitol Complex), which includes the Vietnam Statues (dedicated 11/11/88), the Persian Gulf War Memorial (dedicated 3/10/93), the Korean War Memorial (dedicated 11/11/93), the World War II Memorial (dedicated 12/7/95), the Vietnam Wall (dedicated 10/30/97), and the World War I Memorial (to be dedicated 4/6/98), and once completed will display the names of over 11,000 Georgians who have died serving America's military and defending freedom worldwide in the 20th Century and will be the only complex of its kind in America.

Physical Address of Monument:
Floyd Veteran Memorial Building
2 Martin Luther King, Jr.
Atlanta, GA USA
30334-5100

Directions to the Floyd Veteran Memorial Building (visit link)




Placed by:: State of Georgia

Date Placed: 10/30/1997

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