Palm Desert in Riverside County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Palm Desert Historical Society Vietnam War Memorial
In Deep Appreciation of
These Courageous Young Americans
From the Coachella Valley
Who Have Made the Supreme Sacrifice.
Killed In Action
P.F.C. Dennis Read — Army
Spl./4th Class, Edwarxd Angiano Escobar — Army
Cpl. Renaldo Olegania Fernandez — Marines
Cpl. Eddie Austin — Marines
P.F.C. Otto Paul Meyer III — Army
Sgt. Gerald Baylis — Army
Sgt. Carl Roy Smead — Army
P.F.C. Terry Allen — Army
Pvt. Michael S. Grannon — Marines
Cpl. Adan S. Najar — Marines
P.F.C. Walt "Butch" Peters — Army
L.Cpl. Gary Saxton — Marines
S. Sgt. Cornealus Pumphrey, Jr. — Army
Spl./4TH Class, Leveret Prosky — Army
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
Location. 33° 43.172′ N, 116° 23.615′ W. Marker is in Palm Desert, California, in Riverside County. Memorial is on El Paseo, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eisenhower Walk of Honor (approx. 3.2 miles away); Dwight David Eisenhower (approx. 3.2 miles away); Eisenhower Mountain (approx. 3.2 miles away); Indian Wells (approx. 3.2 miles away); Jimmy Swaggart's "Date" (approx. 9.4 miles away); USS Liberty Tree - USN Captain William L. McGonagle (approx. 9.8 miles away); Smiley Place (approx. 9.8 miles away); History of Electricity in the Coachella Valley (approx. 10.1 miles away).
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