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Southeast Asia Memorial

 
 
Southeast Asia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 27, 2009
1. Southeast Asia Marker
Inscription. In memory of our classmates and other members of the United States Armed Forces who fell in battle in the Vietnam Conflict.

Their sacrifice represents their full commitment to Duty, Honor and Country.

This monument erected by the West Point Classes of 1960 through 1969.

Dedicated October 1980
 
Erected 1980 by USMA Classes of 1960 through 1969.
 
Location. 41° 23.186′ N, 73° 57.772′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Mills Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located near the southwest corner of Lusk Reservoir, across from Michie Stadium. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Howze Field (within shouting distance of this marker); Lusk Reservoir (within shouting distance of this marker); Michie Stadium (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Class of June 1943 Memorial (about 300 feet away); Fort Wyllys (approx. 0.2 miles away); USMA Crest (approx. 0.2 miles away); Air Cadet Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Flight Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Point.
 
More about this marker.
Southeast Asia Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 27, 2009
2. Southeast Asia Memorial
The border of the marker contains the Class Crest for each of the graduating classes from 1960 to 1969.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Southeast Asia Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 27, 2009
3. Southeast Asia Memorial
The Southeast Asia Memorial consists of a bronze plaque on a granite boulder. It is located in a small park overlooking Lusk Reservoir.
 
 
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