Flame of Freedom - Newport, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 44° 38.187 W 124° 03.721
10T E 415769 N 4943114
This simple memorial place by the American Legion is located in front of the Lincoln County Courthouse in Newport, Oregon.
Waymark Code: WMCZDC
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 10/29/2011
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
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This is a red granite memorial tablet mounted behind on a gray granite slab with an electric flame on a pedestal in front of the Lincoln County Courthouse.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: veterans of all wars

Marker Text:
"FLAME OF FREEDOM" Dedicated to the veterans of all wars, on March 15, 1969 - the 50th anniversary of the American Legion by the American Legion Posts of Lincoln Co., Oregon Alden Abbey Post No. 54 Devil's Lake Post No. 114 Newport Post No. 116 Waldport-Alsea Post No. 128

Date of dedication: March 15, 969

Who Put it Here?: American Legion

Description of Memorial:
This memorial is between the flag pole and the entrance to the courthouse.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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