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Wentzville in Saint Charles County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 
 
Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2010
1. Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

"Whither Thou Goest I Will Go."
Ruth. 1:16

December 1967

 
Erected 1967.
 
Location. 38° 48.701′ N, 90° 51.334′ W. Marker is in Wentzville, Missouri, in Saint Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Pearce Boulevard and Birch, on the right when traveling west on Pearce Boulevard. Click for map. The memorial is adjacent to the Wentzville Fire Station. Marker is in this post office area: Wentzville MO 63385, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10687 Veterans Memorial (approx. 9 miles away); Daniel and Rebecca Bryan Boone (approx. 16.3 miles away); La Charrette (approx. 16.9 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial is one of the first in the nation. The original memorial was replaced in 1984/1985.
 
Also see . . .  Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Additional comments.
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Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2010
2. Wentzville Vietnam Veterans Memorial
the year 2017 the Wentzville veterans plan to have a 50 year rededictation of this monument. No plans have been finalized yet but it will be a military event. I would like to think it could be a walk through the town of all the Vietnam veterans.
    — Submitted June 19, 2015, by David Boland of Foristell, Missouri.

 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,025 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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