Bisbee in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
City of Bisbee Warrior Memorial
Erected 1976 by American Legion.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 31° 25.642′ N, 109° 53.586′ W. Marker is in Bisbee, Arizona, in Cochise County. Memorial is on Arizona Route 92, half a mile north of Mason Addition Road, on the right when traveling north. The marker is at the Bisbee Police Department. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bisbee AZ 85603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Lavender Pit (approx. ¾ mile away); Walter Douglas House (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Warren Ball Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Importance Of Copper Mining Bisbee City Fire Hall (approx. 1½ miles away); Brewery Gulch (approx. 1.6 miles away); Phelps Dodge General Office Building (approx. 1.6 miles away); Copper Queen Plaza (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bisbee.
Regarding City of Bisbee Warrior Memorial. The marker was previously at the intersection of Tombstone Canyon Road and Oak Street.
1. Warrior Memorial
This memorial is no longer here. I asked everyone I could think of, the Mayor, the historical society and others, about what happened to it to no avail. I made a long trip to add it to my Vietnam Veterans blog (ameanstoheal.org) only to make this sad discovery.
Editor: Thank you for your note about the missing Veterans Memorial in Bisbee, Arizona. That is indeed unfortunate that you were not able to see it. It appears that it was moved sometime between 2010 and 2014 to the Bisbee Police Department, north of town on the right on Highway 92, near a large traffic circle with Junction Avenue across the street. Its new
Thank you for the information and we will update our entry on the memorial and look for new photos from other correspondents.
Board of Editors, HMdb.org
— Submitted November 25, 2019, by Michael Walsh of Germantown, Maryland.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 7, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,619 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 4, 5. submitted on June 5, 2020, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.