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Springfield in Greene County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

American Veterans Memorial

Amvets

 
 
American Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, April 7, 2019
1. American Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
AmVets
On May 1979
installed and
presented this
carillon
as a gift to the people
in memory of
our honored dead.
While these bells
ring, safely rest,
freedom lives.

 
Erected 1979 by AmVets.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesMilitary. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
 
Location. 37° 10.367′ N, 93° 15.833′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Missouri, in Greene County. Memorial is on East Drive just north of General Hogan Drive, on the left when traveling north. On the grounds of the Springfield National Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1702 E Seminole St, Springfield MO 65804, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Pearl Harbor Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Navy Seabees Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Burials In The National Cemetery
American Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, April 7, 2019
2. American Veterans Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Daughters Of The Confederacy Of Missouri Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Missouri Soldiers Memorial C.S.A (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A National Cemetery System (about 500 feet away); Springfield National Cemetery (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 10, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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