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LaBelle in Hendry County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Honor The Dead By Serving The Living

 
 
Honor The Dead By Serving The Living Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, March 26, 2014
1. Honor The Dead By Serving The Living Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to
All Veterans of
Hendry County
Who Served Their
Country Honorably
May Wherever Their
Shadows Fall Be In
Peaceful Surroundings

Gift of former
County Commissioner
Donald A. Davis
1989

 
Erected 1989 by Donald A. Davis.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational AreasPatriots & Patriotism.
 
Location. 26° 45.725′ N, 81° 26.277′ W. Marker is in LaBelle, Florida, in Hendry County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of East Hickpochee Avenue (Florida Route 80) and Main Street (Florida Route 29), on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in LaBelle Veteran's Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 26 East Hickpochee Avenue, Labelle FL 33935, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Downtown LaBelle Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Thompson (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fort Denaud (approx.
LaBelle Veteran's Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, March 26, 2014
2. LaBelle Veteran's Memorial Park
(marker is behind column, in right background)
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4.7 miles away); Hurricane of 1928 (approx. 9.2 miles away); Alva Library-Owanita Chapel (approx. 11.1 miles away).
 
The Price of Freedom image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, March 26, 2014
3. The Price of Freedom
(located near marker • Hendry County Courthouse in background)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 17, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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