Milton in Santa Rosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
America – A Defender Of Liberty
Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Plaza
The Cold War
Bay of Pigs Invasion
Cuban Missile Crisis
November 20, 1970
Son Tay Raid
1979 - 1981
Iranian Hostage Crisis
1982 - 1984
1992 - 1994
1994 - 1995
1995 - 1999
Erected by Santa Rosa County and the City of Milton.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Cold. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson series list.
Location. 30° 37.37′ N, 87° 2.13′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5191 Willing Street, Milton FL 32570, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Desert Storm/Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom (here, next to this marker); Merchant Marine (here, next to this marker); Fallen, Not Forgotten (here, next to this marker); “Gone But Not Forgotten” (a few steps from this marker); Combat Wounded Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Unknown Soldier (a few steps from this marker); World War II (a few steps from this marker); National Guard Of The United States (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milton.
Regarding America – A Defender Of Liberty. The 1787 quote from Jefferson is actually "the tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots & tyrants."
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 12, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 34 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.