Gloucester in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument
[ bay side ]
June 27 1950 – Jan 31 1955
Dedicated In 1980
By The Citizens Of
[ land side ]
Aug 5 1964 – May 7 1975
Dedicated In 1980
By A Grateful City
Erected 1980 by the Citizens of Gloucester.
Location. 42° 36.59′ N, 70° 40.356′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Memorial is at the intersection of Western Avenue (Massachusetts Route 127) and Perkins Road, on the right when traveling north on Western Avenue. Located in Stacy Boulevard Waterfront Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stacy Esplanade (within shouting distance of this marker); Blynman Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gloucester Fishermen's Memorial Ten Pound Island Lighthouse (about 700 feet away); Coast Guard Aviation Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Honor of Nathaniel Haraden (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gloucester World War II Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gloucester.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 758 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.