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Nathan Green Gordon Memorial - Morrilton, Arkansas
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geezer_Veazey
N 35° 09.059 W 092° 44.723
15S E 523191 N 3889816
Quick Description: A memorial to Nathan Green Gordon for his role in saving the lives of 15 airmen one fateful day in 1944.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/28/2011 6:32:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMBK3P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
This is a large polished granite monument standing at the northeast corner of the Conway County Library. Nathan Green served with distinction in the armed forces during WWII and later as Lt. Governor of Arkansas. This block of granite memorializes his daring feat of rescuing 15 downed airmen under heavy enemy fire. The feat is described in the text of the memorial which is readable in one of the pictures.
Website pertaining to the memorial: [Web Link]

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Memorial can be visited at any time.

Entrance fees (if it applies): There are no entrance fees.

Type of memorial: Monument

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