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Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial

 
 
Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2009
1. Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial
Inscription.


This memorial is dedicated in memory of
those men and women who served so gallantly
for their country during the Korean
Conflict, may this living memorial serve
as a constant reminder for their struggle
for freedom and to the ones who never came
home. May they never be forgotten.

Dedicated 25th day of May, 1987

Korean Conflict
June 25, 1950-July 27, 1953
[U.S.] Casualties 140,546
U.S. Servicemen MIA 8,100
Middletown Men KIA
Robert Tibbs Robert Williams
David Warmouth Charles Walker
Donald Hadley Wilgus Pennington
Roosevelt Love Martin Henderson
Charles Connaroe Kermit Cook
Robert Minch James Richardson
Floyd Cooper Jr.

Middletown Men POW
Dewey Brewer Roland Hamilton
William Helliegan Charles Riddell

 
Erected 1987 by Korean Era Committee.
 
Location. 39° 29.987′ N, 84° 24.482′ W. Marker is in Middletown, Ohio, in Butler County. Click for map. Memorial is in Section 3 of Woodside Cemetery and Arboretum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1401 S. Woodside Boulevard, Middletown OH 45044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2009
2. Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial
2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Middletown World War II Memorial Chapel & Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Butler County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Middletown Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Start of the Miami and Erie Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ohio Canals (approx. 1.2 miles away); Port Middletown (approx. 1.2 miles away); Canal Boats (approx. 1.2 miles away); Canal Locks (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Middletown.
 
Also see . . .  Korean Conflict Memorial. (Submitted on April 22, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyCemeteries & Burial SitesHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, Korean
 
Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2009
3. Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial
Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2009
4. Middletown Korean Conflict Memorial
Looking ENE toward the Civil War memorial.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 882 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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