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Lt. Robert J. Dwyer

Hero’s Walk and Freedom Trees

 
 
Lt. Robert J. Dwyer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 26, 2019
1. Lt. Robert J. Dwyer Marker
Inscription.  
The Freedom Tree
Unselfish dedication and devotion by preserving
universal freedom through the ultimate sacrifice
of giving one’s life so that mankind will remain
Free
This tree is dedicated to:
LT. Robert J. Dwyer CVW-8
Operation Desert Storm 1991

 
Erected by POW-MIA Memorial and Museum.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm.
 
Location. 30° 13.784′ N, 81° 53.43′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Memorial is at the intersection of POW-MIA Memorial Parkway and Lake Newman Street when traveling north on POW-MIA Memorial Parkway. Marker located within Cecil Commerce Center (formally NAS Cecil Field), at the POW-MIA Memorial and Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6112 POW-MIA Memorial Pkwy, Jacksonville FL 32221, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. LCDR. M. Scott Speicher (here, next to this marker); LCdr. Lee Cole (here, next to this marker); Lt. Steve Musselman
Lt. Robert J. Dwyer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 26, 2019
2. Lt. Robert J. Dwyer Marker
(here, next to this marker); LCdr. Michael Hoff (a few steps from this marker); LCdr. Fred Wright (a few steps from this marker); LCdr. John Davis (a few steps from this marker); LCdr. Denver Key (a few steps from this marker); Cdr. Peter Schoeffel (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
Regarding Lt. Robert J. Dwyer. Attached to U.S. Roosevelt in February 1991, his F/A-18 did not return from his assigned mission designated Missing In Action.
 
Hero’s Walk and Freedom Trees image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 26, 2019
3. Hero’s Walk and Freedom Trees
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 110 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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