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Trinidad in Las Animas County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Viet-Nam War Memorial

July 4,1965 March 28,1973

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mary Thurman, October 11, 2008
1. Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Inscription. Marker Front:
Dedicated to those who gave the supreme sacrifice

Benjamin J. Belarde, USA Gary V. Orsland, USMC Roger A. Blatnick Isamel B. Armanda, USMC Peter V. Metas, USA Bennie Romero, USA Felidephio B. Gomez, USMC Anthony B. Roybal, USA Henry E. Casias, USA

Marker Reverse:
Also...
To the men who served & suffered on the battlefields of Viet-Nam and on the streets of America.
Welcome Home

A list of Viet-Nam War veterans's names is engraved on the marker.
 
Erected 1999.
 
Location. 37° 10.186′ N, 104° 30.637′ W. Marker is in Trinidad, Colorado, in Las Animas County. Click for map. This is located at the Trinidad Welcome Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Nevada, Trinidad CO 81082, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Welcome to Colorado - Trinidad Country / Trinidad - Army of the West (a few steps from this marker); A Clash of Cultures (approx. mile away); The Coal Miner's Canary (approx.
Viet-Nam War Memorial Marker (Reverse) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 23, 2016
2. Viet-Nam War Memorial Marker (Reverse)
mile away); Coal Miners' Memorial (approx. mile away); Women & Children's March, 1914 (approx. half a mile away); Christopher Carson (approx. half a mile away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Trinidad.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
Comments at base of memorial. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton
3. Comments at base of memorial.
More Veterans Who Proudly Served in Viet-Nam image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 23, 2016
4. More Veterans Who Proudly Served in Viet-Nam
Dedicated Jan. 23, 2010
Obelisk installed next to Viet-Nam Memorial
More Veterans Who Proudly Served in Viet-Nam image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 23, 2016
5. More Veterans Who Proudly Served in Viet-Nam
More Veterans Who Proudly Served in Viet-Nam image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 23, 2016
6. More Veterans Who Proudly Served in Viet-Nam
Viet-Nam War Memorial Marker at Colorado Welcome Center image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 23, 2016
7. Viet-Nam War Memorial Marker at Colorado Welcome Center
 
 
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