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Etowah County Veterans Memorial - Gadsden, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 34° 02.194 W 086° 01.454
16S E 590072 N 3766639
Quick Description: Sandstone and marble memorial to all servicemen and women who served and will serve in domestic and foreign lands.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 3/10/2013 6:12:07 PM
Waymark Code: WMGJ2B
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member lenron
Views: 2

Long Description:
The memorial is a sandstone block wall with five engraved black marble slabs mounted in it. The memorial is located in the Ola Lee Mize Patriots Park.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War I World War II Korean War


In Honor Of: Honoring all servicemen and women who served and will serve in domestic and foreign lands to promote the ideals of democracy and freedom

Marker Text:
World War I April 6, 1917 November 11, 1918 “THE WAR TO END ALL WARS” World War II December 7, 1941 December 31, 1946 “THE GREATEST GENERATION” Korean War June 27, 950 January 31, 1955 “THE FORGOTTEN WAR" Ola Lee Mize Congressional Medal of Honor September 7, 1954 POW – MIA You are not forgotten Honoring All Those who returned and those left behind Honoring all servicemen and women who served and will serve in domestic and foreign lands to promote the ideals of democracy and freedom


Date of dedication: Unknown

Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
The memorial is a sandstone block wall with five engraved black marble slabs mounted in it. The memorial is located in the Ola Lee Mize Patriots Park.


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