North Carolina Veteran's Monument, Raleigh, North Carolina
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid
N 35° 46.853 W 078° 38.346
17S E 713388 N 3962216
Quick Description: The North Carolina Veteran's Monument is located on the grounds of the State Capitol and has a section for World War I, World War II and the Korean War.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 7/23/2006 10:43:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMJ14
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 62

Long Description:

This monument honors the veterans of North Carolina who served in World Wars I and II and the Korean War. The base features scenes and lists major battles from each of the wars, and atop a granite shaft stands Lady Liberty holding a palm frond to symbolize peace and victory. The flags of each of the armed services fly at the rear of the monument.

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Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 05/27/1990

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: State of North Carolina

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
One East Edenton Street
Raleigh, NC USA


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