Cherokee Veterans Park
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 35° 28.955 W 083° 19.050
17S E 289754 N 3929030
Quick Description: Located near the local municipality office complex.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 12/10/2006 10:36:50 AM
Waymark Code: WM114H
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member "Paws"itraction
Views: 34

Long Description:

All members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians who served honorably in the Armed Forces of this Great Nation, and especially to those who died in the effort and to Charles George, the only member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
WWI WWII Korea Vietnam


In Honor Of: All members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians who served honorably in the Armed Forces of this Great Nation, and especially to those who died in the effort and to Charles George, the only member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee to be awarded the Cong

Marker Text:
(Plaque on front monument) CHEROKEE VETERANS PARK This park is dedicated to all members of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians who served honorably in the Armed Forces of the Great Nation, especially to those who died in the effort and to Charles George, the only member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.


Who Put it Here?: Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

Description of Memorial:
A must visit among war memorials.


Date of dedication: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Visited Logs must contain, at least, a picture of the monument and your GPSr. Preferably YOU at the monument with your GPSr, but we understand that some people are camera-shy.
It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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