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Holyoke in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Korean Veterans Memorial Plaza

 
 
Korean Veterans Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, May 30, 2012
1. Korean Veterans Memorial Plaza Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to the memory and honor of those men from Holyoke who gave their lives in the Korean Conflict
1950-1955

Norman Brissette • William G. Carroll • Anthony J. Castro • Roland V. Charpentier • Richard F. Donoghue • Roland J. Dostie • Robert O. Fountain • Harry Fournier • Gerald J. Gagne • Frank M. Geraghty • Jules Hauterman, Jr. • Harold J. Kane • Roland E. LaFleur • James R. Law • Ferdinand J. McClure, Jr. • Martin R. Narey • James C. Reynolds • Edward H. Seavey • William J. Shaughnessy • Christopher H. Slater • James M. Sullivan • Harlan E. Talley • Arthur J. Thibault
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
 
Location. 42° 12.517′ N, 72° 36.467′ W. Marker is in Holyoke, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Memorial is on Hampden Street west of Maple Street, on the left when traveling west. Monument plaza is located on the north end of Holyoke's Hampden Park bounded by Maple, Chestnut, Hampden and Dwight Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holyoke MA 01040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vietnam (here, next to this marker); Civil War Monument
Korean Veterans Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, May 30, 2012
2. Korean Veterans Memorial Plaza Marker
Looking toward Maple Street
(within shouting distance of this marker); World War II (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sheard Playground (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mt. Tom B-17 Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Lt. Gen. Arthur MacArthur (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Cabotville Sycamores (approx. 4.1 miles away); Cabotville Canal (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holyoke.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 6, 2012, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 6, 2012, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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