Courthouse Square Veteran's Memorial
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 34° 32.457 W 112° 28.201
12S E 365108 N 3823119
Quick Description: This inspirational Veteran's Memorial is located in Courthouse Square on the west side of the historic Yavapai County Courthouse in downtown Prescott, Arizona.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 10/19/2012 1:38:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMFH0H
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 12

Long Description:
The statue of a soldier holding up his wounded comrade and yelling for a medic is very stirring to anyone who has ever been in combat and should inspire all American citizens to truly appreciate the sacrifices that our veterans make to protect our freedoms.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War I World War II Korean War Vietnamese Conflict Operation Desert Storm

In Honor Of: Veterans who sacrificed their lives in 5 20th century conflicts

Marker Text:
Names of soldiers from the Prescott area killed in action World War I: 17 names World War II: 111 names Korean War: 7 names Vietnamese Conflict: 19 names Operation Desert Storm: 1 name

Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
This memorial is at the center of Prescott's historic downtown area and is located on Montezuma Street on the west side of the Yavapai County Courthouse.

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.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Non-Specific Veteran Memorials
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log  
Stuckin4th visited Courthouse Square Veteran's Memorial 2/25/2018 Stuckin4th visited it
kayothree visited Courthouse Square Veteran's Memorial 2/19/2018 kayothree visited it
DopeyDuck visited Courthouse Square Veteran's Memorial 5/27/2017 DopeyDuck visited it
grandmabetsy visited Courthouse Square Veteran's Memorial 11/11/2014 grandmabetsy visited it
merlot visited Courthouse Square Veteran's Memorial 3/15/2014 merlot visited it

View all visits/logs