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Brookside Veteran's Memorial - Jackson, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper
N 37° 23.679 W 089° 39.771
16S E 264277 N 4141981
Quick Description: Very large and impressive memorial to veterans of all wars.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 10/11/2007 7:39:51 PM
Waymark Code: WM2CGQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member dkwolf
Views: 33

Long Description:
This memorial displays the names of 2400 veterans from each of the ten official wars of the United States: Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, and Desert Storm. Also listed are those of active service. The memorial was built with private funding and gifts in kind. This project is an elegant tribute to all those who have served our country by putting on a uniform in war or peacetime; at home or abroad.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, and Desert Storm


In Honor Of: Veteran's of All Wars

Who Put it Here?: VFW and American Legion

Description of Memorial:
On a hillside in Brookside Park.


Date of dedication: Not listed

Marker Text: Not listed

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