Christian County Veterans Memorial - Ozark, MO
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N 37° 01.189 W 093° 12.286
15S E 481785 N 4097090
Quick Description: Two part memorial. Original erected in 1992, then in 2001 two boys added their feelings.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 10/1/2008 9:09:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM4VDY
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:

County of Memorial: Christian County.
Location of Memorial: 2nd Ave. & Elm St., community building, Ozark.

Plaque and Stone Text:

Dedicated to all veterans
of Christian County

In Memory of
This memorial honors all American veterans who,
although separated by generations,
shared a common, undeniable goal
to valiantly protect our country's freedoms.
The memories of these American veterans will continue
to live on whenever and whereever democracy exists.
The American veteran -- forever a symbol of
heroism, sacrifice, loyalty and freedom.

"We came from the farms and the cities,    "God bless America for the servicemen
We heard the call to stand tall"      who keep us free"
"Their hearts are in God's hands."

Gary Ellis McCallah    Justin Tatum
Age 12 Clever, MO     Age 9 Ozark, MO

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
All American Veterans

In Honor Of: All American Veterans

Marker Text:
see above.

Date of dedication: Memorial: November 11, 1992; Stone: November 11, 2001.

Who Put it Here?: Christian County

Description of Memorial:
Between the sidewalk and the stone structure community building, rises 3 flag poles. At their base are two plaques and a stone marker. Just across the street is the court house. And on its lawn is the marker for the hanging of the Bald Knobbers.

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