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Purple Heart Monument - Colorado Springs, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ronjean
N 38° 49.638 W 104° 47.775
13S E 517685 N 4297631
Quick Description: The Purple Heart Monument stands amidst other veteran tributes in Memorial Park.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 12/29/2017 7:54:02 AM
Waymark Code: WMXD2Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife
Views: 3

Long Description:
The image of George Washington is engraved into the stone monument. Washington established the Purple Heart award.

The Monument reads:
For Combat Wounded
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Chapter 423
Dedicated Feb 22, 1998
Commander Ernie L. Kelly
Auxilliary President Ada L. Crowhurst
Guest Speaker Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Peter C. Lemon
1605 E Pikes Peak Ave
Colorado Springs, CO USA

Waymark website: Not listed

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