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Joplin Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Joplin Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
1. Joplin Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial
Inscription.  
In memory of our heroic combat dead of the
Korean and Vietnam Conflicts

Korean
Harold L. Terry • Jimmie E. Barcom
William M. Barnard • Otis C. Carpenter
James A. Harris • David L. Johnson
Charles R. Landon • Robert F. Wilson
Donald D. Younger • Harold E. Wood
Walter E. Thorpe, Jr. • James E. Thorpe
Nolan Lord • Jack D. Gaines
William L. McHorney • Jack W. Rodarme
Ray Smith

Vietnam
Chester C. Carrico, Jr. • Daniel L. Sherman
Tommy Hill • Gordon L. Sargent
William J. Johnson • Jerry D. Stewart
Dale E. Shirley • Donald G. Cleaver
Roy J. Day • Larry D. Pliler
Robert J. Ruhl, Jr. • Monty R. Sewell
Nicholas R. Procino • Harold L. Carver
Jimmy D. Hatfield • Clark L. Henson, Jr.
Charles B. Horton • Gary D. Hudson
Robert G. Kimberley • Virgil M. Ledford
Jon A. Rippee • James N. Finn
Joe R. Whitted

Dedicated
May 30, 1973

 
Erected 1973.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism
Joplin Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
2. Joplin Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial
Memorial Hall in background.
War, KoreanWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 37° 4.955′ N, 94° 30.936′ W. Marker is in Joplin, Missouri, in Jasper County. Memorial is at the intersection of Wall Avenue and West 8th Street, on the left when traveling south on Wall Avenue. Memorial is on the west grounds of Memorial Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 West 8th Street, Joplin MO 64801, 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. Joplin World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jasper County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Swartz & Malsbury Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Quinby Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Connor Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Butterfly Garden and Overlook (approx. 1½ miles away); Joplin Tornado Memorial, Volunteer Tribute and Children's Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); St. John's Regional Medical Center (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Joplin.
 
Joplin Korean War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
3. Joplin Korean War Honor Roll
Joplin Korean War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
4. Joplin Korean War Honor Roll
Joplin Vietnam War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
5. Joplin Vietnam War Honor Roll
Joplin Vietnam War Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
6. Joplin Vietnam War Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,206 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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