Veterans Memorial, Norborne, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 39° 18.175 W 093° 40.533
15S E 441752 N 4350609
Quick Description: Another gem found by leaving the highway and driving through a small town.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 8/16/2008 11:02:39 AM
Waymark Code: WM4F7V
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 12

Long Description:

County of Memorial: Carroll County.
Location of Memorial: 2nd St. & Walnut St., Norborne.

Monument Text:
We the citizens of the Norborne Community, are honored to dedicate this monument to the men and women, our fellow citizens, who have served, and continue to serve our country with honor, devotion, and loyalty, within and beyond the borders of these United States.
So decreed this Ninth Day of August, MCMXC [1990]
Roger Leabo, Mayor.

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: Our Fellow Citizens Who Have Served and Continue to Serve.

Marker Text:
see above.

Date of dedication: So Decreed the 9th day of August, MCMXC

Who Put it Here?: Decreed by Roger Leabo, Mayor.

Description of Memorial:
Cul-da-sac walkway, with far circle contaning the flag pole and obelisk of marble holding the memorial plaque. In an earlier circle is a flowing fountain of multi-layered bird baths.
Had just left Alma a few minutes before and pulled into this small town to see if it had anything to offer. It had, this uniquely phrases memorial. I spent some time here, and all the while never saw another human being, even in the distance of town.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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