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Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll

 
 
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
1. Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll
Inscription.  
1941 - 1945
1950 - 1953
They Perished
Defending Us

Hundreds of names on several granet pillars in Veterans Park
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 42° 57.825′ N, 85° 39.989′ W. Marker is in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in Kent County. Memorial is at the intersection of Library Street NE and Park Street NE on Library Street NE. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grand Rapids MI 49503, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First (Park) Congregational Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Kent County Civil War Monument & Fountain (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Cecilia Music Society (about 400 feet away); Fountain Street Baptist Church / Fountain Street Church (about 600 feet away); Ladies Literary Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); Paul Steketee & Sons (approx. 0.2 miles away); McCabe-Marlowe House (approx. ¼ mile away); Vandenberg Center / Arthur Hendrick Vandenberg (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Rapids.
 
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
2. Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
3. Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
4. Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
5. Purple Heart Memorial
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
6. Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 28, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.

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