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Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

We dedicate this memorial to all
veterans, men and women, who
served in any branch of the Armed
Services of the United States of
America in the past - the present -
and in the future - to preserve
the right for us to be free today

November 11, 1989
Remember Pearl Harbor - December 7, 1941
Keep America Alert
Pearl Harbor Survivors, Western Slope
Colorado Chapter No. 3

H. Kenneth Allen • Valentino Alvarado • Howard Barrow
John Brezonick • William H. Cutshall • Earl H. Davis
Morris B. Dodge • James Drewry • Andrew N. Duzik
Ray H. Frost • Orville Glass • Earl E. Glaze • H. Nick Gray
Joseph L. Hammond • William S. Hart • Wallace R. Hays
Harold W. Henderson • Charles K. Herndon • Frank J. Hon
Vernon Irvin • Dwight E. James • Frederick E. Landry
Sidney E. La Rose • Paul A. Lundberg • Howard B. Massey
Thomas A. Moore • William I. Nicholas • William C. Patten
Wayne M. Reeves • W. T. Scott • Clyde F. Shelton
John A. Sigmon • Jack E. Williams • Clyde K. Wilt


 
Erected
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2020
2. Veterans Memorial
1989 by Pearl Harbor Survivors, Western Slope Colorado Chapter No. 3.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 28.676′ N, 107° 52.589′ W. Marker is in Montrose, Colorado, in Montrose County. Memorial is at the intersection of Townsend Avenue (U.S. 550) and 1st Street, on the left when traveling south on Townsend Avenue. Memorial is on the county courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 South 1st Street, Montrose CO 81401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Instrument of Surrender (here, next to this marker); Montrose County Jail (a few steps from this marker); The Gunnison Tunnel (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Preserving Our Heritage (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Preserving Our Heritage (about 500 feet away); What's in a Name? (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Preserving Our Heritage (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Preserving Our Heritage (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montrose.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 1, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 1, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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