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Vietnam War Memorial, Fort Smith, AR, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HANSENNI
N 35° 23.137 W 094° 25.595
15S E 370431 N 3916742
Quick Description: Memorial dedicated to the 24 men of Sebastian County Arkansas who lost their lives in the Vietnam War. The memorial is located on the front lawn of the Sebastian County Courthouse, 6th Street and Parker Avenue.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2009 5:24:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM6CDK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member HANSENNI
Views: 12

Long Description:
A black marble memorial pedestal with an angled top surface which contains an outline of Sebastian County, dedication, American flag, and the names of 21 men. On the front of the memorial is another dedicatory plaque along with the names of 3 additional men. The memorial is flanked by two marble benches.

Inscription:

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* VIETNAM WAR *
1959 - 1975


Dedicated 6 Dec 92

This monument is dedicated to
the brave sons of Sebastian County,
Arkansas, who, in defense of
freedom in South Vietnam, made the
supreme sacrifice. In a controversial,
complex and diverse struggle, they
answered the call of their country in a
manner consistent with the finest
traditions of our homeland. On this
date, your brothers and sisters pay
homage to your efforts and sacrifice in
the sincere belief that your sacrifice
will one day, ultimately, allow men to
lives as brothers and peace reign
everywhere. We will never forget you.

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Requiescat In Pace brothers - For as long as your names are remembered so too are you. Thank you for serving for us and your country.


Date Placed: 12/06/1992

Placed by:: Not listed

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