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Napa County Iraq and Afghanistan War Memorial

 
 
Napa County Iraq and Afghanistan War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, July 22, 2020
1. Napa County Iraq and Afghanistan War Memorial
Inscription.  
Fallen But Not Forgotten

In honor of our military fallen, those who have served and those still serving, we salute your sacrifices and will never forget

This memorial is dedicated in memory of the men and women of Napa County who lost their lives serving their country in Iraq and Afghanistan

SSgt Dwight J. Morgan, 24
United States Marine Corps
Operation Enduring Freedom
May 18, 1977 - January 20, 2002
Hometown: Napa, California

Pfc Jennifer L. Cole, 34
United States Army
Operation Iraqi Freedom
February 22, 1974 - August 2, 2008
Hometown: American Canyon, California

Cpo Darrik C. Benson, 28
United States Navy
Operation Enduring Freedom
October 3, 1982 - August 6, 2011
Hometown: Angwin, California

LCpl Phillip G. West, 19
United States Marine Corps
Operation Iraqi Freedom Ii
January 27, 1985 - November 19, 2004
Hometown: American Canyon, California

Sgt Chase B. Stanley, 21
United States Army
Operation Enduring Freedom
August 13, 1988 - July 14, 2010
Hometown: Napa, California

Spc Garrett A. Fant, 21
United States Army
Operation Enduring Freedom
May 11, 1990 - September 26, 2011
Hometown: American Canyon, California

 
Erected

Detail: the Fallen image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, July 22, 2020
2. Detail: the Fallen
2012.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, Afghanistan.
 
Location. 38° 17.879′ N, 122° 17.06′ W. Marker is in Napa, California, in Napa County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street and Third Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Napa CA 94559, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fremont's Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); Oberon Saloon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Napa Courthouse Flag Staff (about 400 feet away); Napa Valley Railroad (about 400 feet away); Semorile Building (about 500 feet away); Winship Building 1888 (about 500 feet away); "Retro Woman" (about 600 feet away); Napa - Birthplace of the Loudspeaker and the Magnavox Corp. (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Napa.
 
More about this memorial. The marker is located at the southwestern corner of Veterans Memorial Park.
 
Also see . . .  Memorial dedicated to Napa war dead (Napa Valley Register, Sept. 29, 2012). (Submitted on July 23, 2020.)
 
Napa County Iraq and Afghanistan War Memorial - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, July 22, 2020
3. Napa County Iraq and Afghanistan War Memorial - wide view
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 23, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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