Pinecrest in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Veterans Wayside Park
on November 12, 2007
in recognition of
the honorable men and women
who have served in the Armed Forces
of the United States of America.
Erected 2007 by Pinecrest Village Council.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 25° 40.037′ N, 80° 19.388′ W. Marker is in Pinecrest, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Memorial is on South Dixie Highway (U.S. 1), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11111 Pinecrest Parkway, Miami FL 33156, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Dice House (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Dice House (approx. ¾ mile away); Special Agent Jerry Dove, Special Agent Benjamin Grogan (approx. ¾ mile away); Miami Serpentarium (approx. 1.1 miles away); Whilden-Carrier Cottage (approx. 2.3 miles away); Pinecrest Gardens Historical Entrance Building (approx. 2.4 miles away); Chinese Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pinecrest.
Regarding Veterans Wayside Park. The park name honors the service of the men and women of the Armed Forces of the United States. The roadway (79th Avenue) adjacent to the park was co-designated by the Village Council as Veterans Parkway on Veterans Day in 2007.
Veterans Wayside Park is a passive 4.5-acre park with a freshwater lake, picnic tables and open recreation areas.
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