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Armed Forces Memorial - Yuma, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bronco busters
N 32° 41.369 W 114° 36.633
11S E 724018 N 3619387
Quick Description: Beautiful memorial honoring those who served.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 9/1/2008 7:19:37 PM
Waymark Code: WM4K1Z
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member "Paws"itraction
Views: 33

Long Description:
This memorial is located in an industrial park. The R.E. Michel Company, LLC maintains it. The flags are always flying, there are usually three flags--State Flag of Arizona, The United States Flag "The Star Spangled Banner" and The Companies Logo Flag. There is a plaque at the front of the memorial and a sign on the wall.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: Armed Services

Marker Text:
'IN HONOR/ of all the men and women who paid the ultimate price to protect the freedom and safety of their fellow man/Thank you & God Bless you.'


Who Put it Here?: Ram Pipe & Steel

Description of Memorial:
This was drawn to our attention while Geocaching, as a virtual called "POW/MIA Place". It's tucked away in a business park with lawns and trees. It's nothing ostentatious, just a quiet remembrance of those who served.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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