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Stone County Veterans Memorial - Galena, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 36° 48.316 W 093° 27.963
15S E 458427 N 4073371
Quick Description: Old, worn, and faded, on the courthouse lawn.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 10/11/2008 6:11:59 AM
Waymark Code: WM4XR1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 12

Long Description:

Location of Memorial: E. 4th St., courthouse lawn, Galena.
Monument Text:

UNITED WE STAND

IN GOD WE TRUST


To All Servicemen and Women
of
Stone County
Who Faithfully Serve Their Country
With Honor

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: All Servicemen and Women of Stone County

Marker Text:
see above


Who Put it Here?: VFW Post #2627

Description of Memorial:
Three tight flag poles, a small circle chain on post border. Stone monument is lichen covered, worn and old. Hard to read. This proud town is just another that once was a booming, but now the US highways, and major state highways no longer pass through. Interstates pulled all that away.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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