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Korean War Veterans Memorial

The Forgotten War

 

—1950-1953 —

 
Korean War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 9, 2013
1. Korean War Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
33,742 K.I.A
103,284 Wounded
8,177 Missing in Action

We Shall Not Forget
Freedom Is Not Free


Dedicated May 30, 2003
On the 50th Anniversary of
the signing of the Armistice
In Honor of Delaware’s Fallen Heroes

 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 39° 41.663′ N, 75° 33.004′ W. Marker is near New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Cherry Lane and New Castle Avenue (Delaware Route 9). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle DE 19720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware & New Jersey WWII Submariners Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware - Desert Shield / Desert Storm Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware River and Bay Authority Veterans Dedication (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware Memorial Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware River and Bay Authority Vietnam Memorial
Korean War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 9, 2013
2. Korean War Veterans Memorial
Center Detail
(within shouting distance of this marker); Wounded Combat Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Collins Park Bombings (approx. ¼ mile away); Crane Hook Church (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Korean War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 9, 2013
3. Korean War Veterans Memorial Marker
Korean War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 9, 2013
4. Korean War Veterans Memorial
Korean War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 9, 2013
5. Korean War Veterans Memorial
Left Side Detail
Korean War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 9, 2013
6. Korean War Veterans Memorial
Right Side Detail
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 427 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 13, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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