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Welcome Home Veterans - Albuquerque, New Mexico
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kameniev
N 35° 03.623 W 106° 34.050
13S E 357062 N 3880862
Quick Description: Wood carving statue located in New Mexico Veterans Memorial complex in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 9/28/2010 2:00:04 PM
Waymark Code: WM9TH1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 2

Long Description:
This wood carving statue is located near the entrance of the New Mexico Veterans Memorial complex in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It stands out among the other memorials due to it's subject matter and the fact that it is a wood carving as opposed to the many stone memorials in the complex. The plaque reads:

A poignant reminder what veterans leave behind when the serve and a hope that they will return to the ones they love.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: Veterans

Marker Text:
Welcome Home Veterans The greatful people of New Mexico want to thank you for keeping us safe. Dedicated 14 August 2010 65th Anniversary of VJ Day


Date of dedication: August 14, 2010

Who Put it Here?: New Mexico Vetrans Memorial

Description of Memorial:
This is part of the large vetrans memorial complex in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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