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Atoka in Atoka County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
1. Vietnam War Memorial
Inscription.  

In honor of the men and women
that served their country
in Vietnam and to those that
made the supreme sacrifice,
we dedicate this memorial
in their behalf

Dean Armstrong • Larry Culverson • Sam Daily
John C. Deaton • Forbes P. Durant, Jr.
Danny L. Evans • Bennie Lewis • Virgel McBride
James C. Shields • Bobby D. Swindell

For Freedom Sake

They will rise on wings like eagles
Isaiah 40:31

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 34° 23.134′ N, 96° 7.606′ W. Marker is in Atoka, Oklahoma, in Atoka County. Memorial is on Court Street east of Delaware Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is on the north lawn of the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East Court Street, Atoka OK 74525, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 45th Infantry Division Memorial Highway (here, next to this marker); Captain Atoka (here, next to
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
2. Vietnam War Memorial
this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Cornerstone from [Atoka] County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Middle Boggy Battle (approx. 1.1 miles away); Historic Butterfield Trail in Indian Territory (approx. 1.1 miles away); Stringtown Shootout (approx. 6½ miles away).
 
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
3. Vietnam War Memorial
Closest marker on left, at Atoka County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 476 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 21, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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