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Stoddard County Veterans Memorial - Bloomfield, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 36° 53.071 W 089° 55.748
16S E 238951 N 4086068
Quick Description: Veterans memorial on the grounds of the Stoddard County Courthouse in Bloomfield, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 8/2/2013 9:02:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMHQ2M
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 1

Long Description:
Memorial with three granite panels and a bronze plaque. The base of granite monument is inscribed: In Honor Of Those Who Died In Service To Our Country Each of the three panels are inscribed with lists of names for the various wars.

Memorial with three granite panels and a bronze plaque. The base of granite monument is inscribed:

In Honor Of Those Who Died In Service To Our Country

Each of the three panels are inscribed with lists of names for the various wars.

The bronze plaque is inscribed:

In Memory Of Those Union Soldiers Who Published The First Known
Stars And Stripes Newspaper For Soldiers On November 9, 1861
In Bloomfield, Missouri.

The Stars And Stripes Lives On Today For U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force
And Marine Corps Men And Women Serving Overseas. Published
In World War I, World War II, And Since In Peace And During
The Korean And Vietnam Conflicts

Presented By The European And Pacific Stars And Stripes May 1985

Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War I World War II Korea Vietnam On Plaque - Civil War


In Honor Of: Those who died in service to the country

Marker Text:
See main description


Date of dedication: May 25, 1985

Who Put it Here?: Stoddard County

Description of Memorial:
Granite monument with bronze plaque. Located adjacent to county courthouse.


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