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William Bloys Post No. 2 American Legion Memorial, Tempe AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sundevil1994
N 33° 24.293 W 111° 58.395
12S E 409498 N 3696596
Quick Description: A memorial at the back of The City of Tempe's Double Butte Cemetery.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 12/11/2009 9:13:02 PM
Waymark Code: WM7W6J
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 15

Long Description:
Dedicated on May 30th 1949 this American Legion memorial is for all those that have served in any war.

Set alone under a hill this is a simple structure with a lone flag pole. The area has one bench for those wishing to sit while visiting.

The inscriptions are carved into the stone and on the eastern side it reads:

In Memoriam
Dedicated to the personnel
of the United States Armed
forces of all wars.
William Bloys Post No. 2
The American Legion
May 30, 1949

The western side is a biblical quote:

Greater love hath no man than this: That a man lay down his life for his friends. - John 15:13

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: Personnel of the United States Armed Forces of all wars

Marker Text:
In Memoriam Dedicated to the personnel of the United States Armed forces of all wars. William Bloys Post No. 2 The American Legion May 30, 1949


Date of dedication: May 30, 1949

Who Put it Here?: William Bloys Post No. 2, The American Legion

Description of Memorial:
The location has a complete desert feel and the parking area is gravel.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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