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Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial

 
 
Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 6, 2016
1. Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial Marker
Inscription. To the memory of those men of the City of Portland who gave their lives in
1950 Korea 1955
1964 Vietnam 1975
51 names inscribed
 
Location. 43° 39.555′ N, 70° 15.427′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Congress Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. One of the pair of war memorials at the right side entrance steps as you enter Portland City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 389 Congress Street, Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Portland Maine World War I Marker (here, next to this marker); Portland Maine World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Portland Maine Spanish War/World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Parish Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Portland Maine Freedom Trail Hack Stand of Reuben Ruby (about 500 feet away); Friends (Quaker) Meeting House (about 600 feet away); Portland Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Secondhand Clothing Store of Lloyd Scott (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Portland.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 6, 2016
2. Portland Maine Korea and Vietnam Memorial Marker
View of the right side steps as you enter City Hall.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 9, 2016.
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