USS San Jose (AFS-7)Anchors / BOFORS TWIN 40mm Anti-Aircraft Gun
The ship was honored with three battle stars for service during the conflict: Consolidation I, Consolidation II, and Vietnam Ceasefire.
We would like to thank VFW Post #2434 Biloxi, Mississippi for the donations
of this piece of history to Morgan County Veterans Memorial. We would
also like to thank the Priceville Maintenance Department and Tim, Stuart
and Jarod Tanksley of Tanksley Machine and Tool for their
help in the restoration of the Bofors anti-aircraft gun.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 34° 31.372′ N, 86° 53.402′ W. Marker is in Priceville, Alabama, in Morgan County. Memorial can be reached from Willowbrook Street north of Alabama Route 67 when traveling west. Part of the Morgan County Veterans Memorial. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Decatur AL 35603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. United States Navy (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Army (within shouting distance of this marker); The Huey Helicopter (within shouting distance of this marker); Morgan County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Prisoner of War or Missing in Action (within shouting distance
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 20, 2021, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2021, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.