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Operation Desert Shield 1990/Operation Desert Storm 1991

 
 
Operation Desert Shield 1990/Operation Desert Storm 1991 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 26, 2019
1. Operation Desert Shield 1990/Operation Desert Storm 1991 Marker
Inscription.  
America’s strength lies in the men and women who prepare to defend the ideals of this great country to the fullest. The highest sacrifice anyone can make is to give one’s life so that universal freedom throughout the free world remains steadfast.

For giving the supreme sacrifice, we salute you

Operation Desert Shield
• LT. David A. Warne VFA-86
• PO-3 Anthony J. Fleming VS-30
• PO-3 Michael L. Belliveau AIMD
• AA Randy L. Neal VFA-83

Operation Desert Storm
• LCDR. M. Scott Speicher VFA-81
• LT. Robert J. Dwyer CVW-8
 
Erected by POW-MIA Memorial and Museum.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm.
 
Location. 30° 13.792′ N, 81° 53.488′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Memorial is at the intersection of POW-MIA Memorial Pkwy and Lake Newman Street, on the right when traveling south on POW-MIA Memorial Pkwy. Memorial located
Operation Desert Shield 1990/Operation Desert Storm 1991 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 26, 2019
2. Operation Desert Shield 1990/Operation Desert Storm 1991 Marker
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. Vietnam POW*MIA Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); “Spirit of Cecil Field” (within shouting distance of this marker); LCdr. Phil Craig (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cdr. Peter Schoeffel (about 300 feet away); LCDR. M. Scott Speicher (about 300 feet away); LCdr. Lee Cole (about 300 feet away); LCdr. Denver Key (about 300 feet away); LCdr. John Davis (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 7, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.   2. submitted on July 8, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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