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Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Putnam County Korean War Memorial

 
 
Putnam County Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
1. Putnam County Korean War Memorial
Inscription.
1950 1955

Erected to perpetuate
the honored memory of
these citizens
Putnam County, Fla.
who gave their lives
in the Korean Conflict

Pleze Anderson Thomas L. Bell Walter W. Downing Connie W. Jones Henry R. McGauley

William J. Oliver Lee Shaw, Jr. Eugene Smith Covan L. Spells Alton R. Stacey Harry I. Wells

Erected by the Citizens of Putnam County
Memorial Day May 30, 1981

 
Erected 1981 by Citizens of Putnam County.
 
Location. 29° 38.836′ N, 81° 37.952′ W. Marker is in Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of St Johns Avenue and North 4th Street, on the right when traveling west on St Johns Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 410 St Johns Avenue, Palatka FL 32177, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Putnam County WW I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Putnam County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County WW II Memorial
Putnam County Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
2. Putnam County Korean War Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County Persian Gulf War (Operation Desert Storm) Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Shannon (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); City of Palatka Florida 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Mark's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Palatka.
 
More about this marker. Marker is one of a series of Memorials on the grounds of the Putnam County Courthouse
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Putnam County Korean War Memorial (left) image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
3. Putnam County Korean War Memorial (left)
Putnam County Korean War Memorial (right) image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
4. Putnam County Korean War Memorial (right)
Putnam County Korean War Memorial (base) image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
5. Putnam County Korean War Memorial (base)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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