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Purple Heart Memorial - Ft. Smith, AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
Assisted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
N 35° 23.164 W 094° 25.551
15S E 370498 N 3916791
Quick Description: Purple Heart memorial honoring Arkansas Purple Heart recipients.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/8/2012 8:18:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMECY3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
Views: 10
Created From:
 Purple Heart Memorial - Ft. Smith, AR - posted by Max and 99

Long Description:
This Memorial is located at the intersection of Rogers Ave. and S. 6th Street.
It reads:

"Dedicated to All men and Women
Wounded in All Our Wars"

"My Stone is Red for
the Blood They Shed
The Medal I Bear
Is My Country's Way
To Show They Care
If I Could Be Seen
By All Mankind
Maybe Peace Will
Come in My Lifetime"

"Erected By Dept. of Arkansas
Military Order of the Purple Heart"
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
all wars


In Honor Of: Arkansas Purple Heart recipients

Marker Text:
See above


Date of dedication: none indicated

Who Put it Here?: Dept. of Arkansas Military Order of the Purple Heart

Description of Memorial:
see above


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