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Gardendale Veterans Memorial - Gardendale, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 33° 39.457 W 086° 48.736
16S E 517405 N 3724210
Quick Description: Gardendale Veterans Memorial, Gardendale, AL
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 4/7/2010 7:41:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM8J33
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 1

Long Description:
Memorial to veterans all American armed conflict. The memorial consists of a black granite memorial stone, a flag pole centered in an area of 276 engraved black bricks with the names of veterans and black granite benches, one for WORLD WAR I, WORLD WAR II, KOREAN WAR, VIETNAM WAR and IRAQ/AFGANISTAN. The memorial stone and the benches have pictures and dates in their surfaces. The memorial is located on U S Hwy 31 at the Gardendale Memorial Park.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
AMERICAN REVOLUTION WAR OF 1812 MEXICAN WAR CIVIL WAR SPANISH AMERICAN WAR WORLD WAR I WORLD WAR II KOREAN WAR VIETNAM WAR INVASION OF GRENADA INVASION OF PANAMA INTERVENTION IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA WAR IN AFGANISTAN WAR IN IRAQ


In Honor Of: Dedicated to the Men and Women who have faithfully served in the Armed Forces of our Nation

Marker Text:
Gardendale Veterans Memorial Dedicated to the Men and Women who have faithfully served in the Armed Forces of our Nation


Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
The memorial consists of a black granite memorial stone, a flag pole centered in an area of 276 engraved black bricks with the names of veterans and black granite benches, one for WORLD WAR I, WORLD WAR II, KOREAN WAR, VIETNAM WAR and IRAQ/AFGANISTAN. The memorial stone and the benches have pictures and dates in their surfaces. The entire memorial is located on U S Hwy 31 at the Gardendale Memorial Park.


Date of dedication: Not listed

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