Flame of Freedom - Newport, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 44° 38.187 W 124° 03.721
10T E 415769 N 4943114
Quick Description: This simple memorial place by the American Legion is located in front of the Lincoln County Courthouse in Newport, Oregon.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 10/29/2011 11:17:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMCZDC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
Views: 2

Long Description:



This is a red granite memorial tablet mounted behind on a gray granite slab with an electric flame on a pedestal in front of the Lincoln County Courthouse.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: veterans of all wars

Marker Text:
"FLAME OF FREEDOM"

Dedicated to the veterans of
all wars, on March 15, 1969 -
the 50th anniversary of the
American Legion by the American
Legion Posts of Lincoln Co., Oregon

Alden Abbey Post No. 54
Devil's Lake Post No. 114
Newport Post No. 116
Waldport-Alsea Post No. 128


Date of dedication: March 15, 969

Who Put it Here?: American Legion

Description of Memorial:
This memorial is between the flag pole and the entrance to the courthouse.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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