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Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial

Aug. 5, 1964 to May 7, 1975

 

— All Gave Some - Some Gave All —

 
Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
1. Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial Markers
Inscription.  

In Memory of Class of 1964 member
PFC Clyde R. (Speedy) Houser KIA June 13, 1967
and Lehighton Area Residents
SP4 Leon D. Eckhart KIA Feb. 25, 1967
LCPL Ronald S. H. (Butch) Christman KIA Feb. 28, 1968
SP4 Charles R. (Butch) Jones KIA Dec. 4, 1969
and
All who served and all who made the supreme sacrifice

 
Erected by Lehighton High School Class of 1964.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 40° 50.07′ N, 75° 42.742′ W. Marker is in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, in Carbon County. Memorial is at the intersection of 3rd Street and North Street, on the left when traveling north on 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 North 3rd Street, Lehighton PA 18235, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Colonel Jacob Weiss (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonel Jacob Weiss Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lehighton's Been Workin' on the Railroad!
Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
2. Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial
(approx. ¼ mile away); From Rails to Trails (approx. ¼ mile away); Exploring the Corridor (approx. ¼ mile away); Waterborne Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Military Working Dogs Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lehighton.
 
Also see . . .  The Vietnam Veterans Memorial. (Submitted on April 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
3. Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial
On the grounds of the former Lehighton High School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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