Caruthersville Veterans Memorial - Caruthersville, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 36° 11.654 W 089° 39.380
16S E 261153 N 4008763
Quick Description: Veterans memorial in the General John Riggs Veterans Park in Caruthersville, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 8/8/2013 4:10:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMHRDK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 3

Long Description:

The memorial is constructed of three granite monuments. The center monument has a window with a gold star suspended in it. Below the star is the following inscription:

 The Star In
The Window
Is Dedicated
To All Those
Who Served 

The two side monuments have lists of veterans who have served below the following inscription:

Honoring All Those
Who Served 

The park is centered by a helicopter on display with several benches around representing different services and wars.

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: All veterans who served.

Marker Text:
See description

Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
Memorial located in veterans park with other memorials, benches and a helicopter.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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.
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