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Richmond in Ray County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Vietnam War Memorial

1959 - 1975

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
1. Vietnam War Memorial
Inscription.  

To everyone who tries to understand:
We leave you our deaths
Give them their meaning
We were young
We have died
Remember us.

TSgt Thomas Newton Sloan
U.S. Air Force
13 Aug 1937 • 17 Dec 1965
Rayville, MO

PFC David Wayne Utley
U.S. Marines
29 Jan 1947 • 22 Feb 1966
Richmond, MO

Cpl Henry Clayton Casebolt
U.S. Marines
31 Jan 1942 • 28 Feb 1966
Orrick, MO

BM2 Raleigh Lee Godley
U.S. Navy
24 Jan 1930 • 22 May 1966
Lawson, MO

SP4 Forrest Pittman Dickey
U.S. Army
03 Jan 1944 • 01 Dec 1966
Orrick, MO

CPL Harold Kenneth Southwick
U.S. Army
13 Oct 1945 • 02 Mar 1967
Lawson, MO

CPL Dorsie Eugene Register
U.S. Army
31 Jan 1947 • 08 Apr 1967
Henrietta, MO

SP4 Robert W. Bates
U.S. Army
04 Aug 1947 • 17 Aug 1967
Richmond, MO

Sgt Harold Ivan Loyd
U.S. Marines
18 Apr 1941 • 24 Jan 1968
Orrick, MO

SGT John Chad Price
U.S. Army
06 Aug 1947 • 12 Feb 1968
Richmond, MO

SGT

Vietnam War TSgt Sloan Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
2. Vietnam War TSgt Sloan Memorial
Donald C. Smith
U.S. Army
29 Jun 1934 • 16 Apr 1968
Lawson, MO

CPL Marvin L. McCullough
U.S. Army
27 Mar 1948 • 14 Jan 1969
Wood Heights, MO

SSgt Larry Dale Bunch
U.S. Marines
26 Aug 1942 • 20 Oct 1969
Richmond, MO

CPL Edmund A. Petrechko, Jr.
U.S. Army
23 Nov 1950 • 04 Mar 1970

POW/MIA
For those who returned, thanks, God.
For those who remain, please, God.


 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 39° 16.721′ N, 93° 58.609′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Missouri, in Ray County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 10) and Thornton Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Monument is on the Ray County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 West Main Street, Richmond MO 64085, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Bushwhacker in Missouri (a few steps from this marker); World War II and Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Richmond (within shouting distance of this marker); Pvt. John Wallace (within shouting distance of this marker);
Vietnam War PFC Utley Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
3. Vietnam War PFC Utley Memorial
Colonel Alexander W. Doniphan (within shouting distance of this marker); Ray County Bicentennial Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1856 Courthouse Cornice Planter (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
Vietnam War Cpl Casebolt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
4. Vietnam War Cpl Casebolt Memorial
Vietnam War BM2 Godley Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
5. Vietnam War BM2 Godley Memorial
Vietnam War SP4 Dickey Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
6. Vietnam War SP4 Dickey Memorial
Vietnam War CPL Southwick Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
7. Vietnam War CPL Southwick Memorial
Vietnam War CPL Register Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
8. Vietnam War CPL Register Memorial
Vietnam War SP4 Bates Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
9. Vietnam War SP4 Bates Memorial
Vietnam War Sgt Loyd Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
10. Vietnam War Sgt Loyd Memorial
Vietnam War SGT Price Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
11. Vietnam War SGT Price Memorial
Vietnam War SGT Smith Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
12. Vietnam War SGT Smith Memorial
Vietnam War CPL McCullough Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
13. Vietnam War CPL McCullough Memorial
Vietnam War SSgt Bunch Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
14. Vietnam War SSgt Bunch Memorial
Vietnam War CPL Petrechko Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
15. Vietnam War CPL Petrechko Memorial
Vietnam War POW/MIA Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
16. Vietnam War POW/MIA Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 17, 2020
17. Vietnam War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17. submitted on October 1, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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