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Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument

 
 
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
1. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated to those men and women who served their country in Korea and Vietnam
to those who gave their lives
our everlasting love
peace.
Korea
1950-1955
Vietnam
1961-1975

 
Erected by American Legion, Harry B. Bentley Post #443.
 
Location. 42° 5.361′ N, 76° 48.45′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is on North Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chemung County World War I Monument (a few steps from this marker); AFL-CIO Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Medal of Honor Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Chemung County World War II Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish War Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); A Brief History of the Elmira Popcorn Truck (within shouting distance of this marker); Crystal Eastman (about 300 feet
Chemung County Residents Killed in the Korean War image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
2. Chemung County Residents Killed in the Korean War
away, measured in a direct line); Chemung Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Second Street Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Citizens Cascade (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Elmira.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Chemung County Residents Killed in the Vietnam War image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
3. Chemung County Residents Killed in the Vietnam War
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
4. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Rex Field Post 901
Elmira, New York
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
5. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Vietnam Veterans of America
Robert H. Schuler, Jr. Chapter 903
Elmira, New York
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
6. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Carpenters & Millwrights
Union Local 532 U.B.C.J.A.
Building Elmira Since 1900
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
7. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument Memorial Bench
Bench funded by
Catholic War Veterans
Feshoh Macekur Post 1178
Elmira, New York
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
8. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument
Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument (Right) image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 20, 2015
9. Chemung County Korea and Vietnam Monument (Right)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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