Sanford in Seminole County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Veterans Memorial Park
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• S-10—Sanford, Fla. — On the Beautiful St. John's River
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1924.
Location. 28° 48.889′ N, 81° 16.085′ W. Marker is in Sanford, Florida, in Seminole County. Memorial is at the intersection of Seminole Boulevard and North Park Avenue on Seminole Boulevard. The marker stands on the left side of the park entrance along the north side of the Park Avenue roundabout, facing the street and flagpole. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sanford FL 32771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least Second Seminole War (a few steps from this marker); Seminole County World War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War (within shouting distance of this marker); The Gate City of South Florida (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); City of Sanford World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sanford.
Regarding Veterans Memorial Park. Inside the park, at the north end is the plaque which in 1973 dedicated the park to all veterans. The park also contains several individual memorials and historical markers pertaining to individual wars.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 513 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on May 20, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.