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Naval Veterans - Roswell NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys
N 33° 23.798 W 104° 31.355
13S E 544397 N 3695361
Quick Description: Plaque and anchor serving a fitting memorial to Navy personnel.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 11/29/2009 11:51:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM7T32
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 4

Long Description:

Plaque reads:

DEDICATED
FEBRUARY 24, 1968
TO THE MEN AND WOMEN
OF NEW MEXICO WHO
SERVE WITH THE
UNTIED STATES NAVY

With its place on the lawn of one of the most beautiful courthouse buildings you will ever see, it helps remind us that people from every state in the nation serve in all the different branches of the service, and why our country is so worth defending.

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: New Mexico US Navy Personnel

Marker Text:
DEDICATED FEBRUARY 24, 1968 TO THE MEN AND WOMEN OF NEW MEXICO WHO SERVE WITH THE UNTIED STATES NAVY


Who Put it Here?: Not on monument

Description of Memorial:
Gray painted anchor that is the front corner of the Chaves County Courthouse lawn. An anchor is so out of place in this part of New Mexico that it immediately catches your eye and draws you over to read the small plaque in front of it.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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