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Cortez in Montezuma County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 14, 2020
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

Dedicated to
Montezuma County
War Veterans

 
Erected by Buddy Ward Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5241 and Auxiliary.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 37° 20.944′ N, 108° 34.394′ W. Marker is in Cortez, Colorado, in Montezuma County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 160) and Mildred Road, on the left when traveling east on Main Street. Memorial is on the Colorado Welcome Center grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 928 East Main Street, Cortez CO 81321, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Welcome to the San Juan Skyway (within shouting distance of this marker); Four Corners Resettled (within shouting distance of this marker); Canyons of the Ancients National Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Native Americans
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 14, 2020
2. War Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); Owl Café (approx. half a mile away); Cortez Public School (Calkins) (approx. 0.6 miles away); Belmont Bar (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cortez.
 
War Memorial Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 14, 2020
3. War Memorial Bell
No information on the bell's provenance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 15, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 15, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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