Dunedin in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Purple Heart Memorial
Combat Wounded Veterans
Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 • 1932
My stone is red for the blood they shed.
The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care.
If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my time.
Erected by the Military Order of the Purple Heart
Erected 2008 by MOPH JFK Chapter #1963, Dunedin American Legion Post #275 and VFW Post #2550.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
Location. 28° 0.745′ N, 82° 47.377′ W. Marker is in Dunedin, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker is on Broadway (Alternate U.S. 19), on the right when traveling north. Just north of FL 580 (Main Street in Dunedin); just south of the SunTrust Bank. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dunedin FL 34698, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Orange Belt Railway Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The American's Creed / In Grateful Remembrance Dedicated to the Memory of Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley (approx. half a mile away); Dr. Willis S. Blatchley House (approx. half a mile away); The Dunedin LVT, Landing Vehicle Tracked (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Andrews Memorial Chapel (approx. 1.6 miles away); Training Area of the U.S. Marine Corps Amphibian Tractor (Alligator) (approx. 2 miles away); Dunedin Isles Golf Club (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dunedin.
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