ETSU Army ROTC 50th Anniversary - Johnson City
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N 36° 18.175 W 082° 22.180
17S E 377025 N 4018417
Quick Description: To honor those who have graduated from the ETSU ROTC program, yet have sacrified their lives in war.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 1/3/2010 5:40:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM80JN
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Long Description:
Located in the central part of the East Tennessee State Campus (near the old student union), this memorial consists of a helmet, bamboo, a draped America flag, and a couple of plaques with a row of seven flags.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Vietnam Persian Gulf

In Honor Of: Graduates of ETSU Army ROTC program who sacrificed their lives in service to their country

Marker Text:
"Life, not death, liberty, not enslavement, the pursuit of happiness, not the pursuit of sorrow and misery, will keep democracy fighting until victory is assured." Alvin C. York In tribute to the 50th anniversary of the Army Reserve Office Training Corps at East Tennessee State University and to honor of those graduate who sacrificed their lives in service to their country Dedicated November 11, 2003 In Memoriam Captain Alvin K. Broyles, 1965, Vietnam Captain Donald J. Fillers, 1965, Vietnam Captain Eugene D. Franklin, 1965, Vietnam Major Billy J. Nave, 1966, Vietnam First Lieutenant Douglas L. Jones, 1966, Vietnam Captain Gordon O. Walsh, 1967, Vietnam First Lieutenant Daniel L. Mullins, 1967, Vietnam Captain James E. Reed, 1968, Vietnam First Lieutenant James D. Dugger, 1972, Vietnam Captain Daniel Graybeal, 1991, Persian Gulf

Date of dedication: November 11, 2003

Who Put it Here?: ETSU Army ROTC

Description of Memorial:
See the long description

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