VFW Post #2661 Veterans Memorial - Washington, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 33.134 W 091° 00.885
15S E 672992 N 4268957
Quick Description: Traffic circle in driveway, the center was turned into a memorial.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/24/2018 3:50:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMXZR4
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:

County of memorial: Franklin County
Location of memorial: Jefferson St., VFW #2661 Veterans Memorial, Washington

This memorial is simple, yet eye catching and effective.
The circle is divided into quarters. One quarter is a display of dedicated bricks, 300 of them; another quarter is a World War II howitzer, and the final half is for the flags, 3 poles and hedges landscaped.

In front of each flag pole is a plaque which has the name of the person who donated the funds for each pole.

Other than the names and info on the bricks, there is no other written text at this memorial

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: All Veterans

Marker Text:
None


Who Put it Here?: VFW Post # 2661

Description of Memorial:
This memorial is simple, yet eye catching and effective.
The circle is divided into quarters. One quarter is a display of dedicated bricks, 300 of them; another quarter is a World War II howitzer, and the final half is for the flags, 3 poles and hedges landscaped.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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