Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Putnam County Persian Gulf War (Operation Desert Storm) Memorial
In appreciation and memory of
all military service personnel
from Putnam County, Florida
for bravery and service to our
country during the Persian Gulf
War (Operation Desert Storm)
Desert Shield Support Group July 4, 1991
Erected 1991 by Putnam County Desert Shield Support Group.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm.
Location. 29° 38.838′ N, 81° 37.981′ W. Marker is in Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Memorial is at the intersection of St Johns Avenue and South 5th Street, on the right when traveling west on St Johns Avenue. Marker is one of a series of memorials on the grounds of the Putnam County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 410 St Johns Ave, Palatka FL 32177, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Putnam County WW II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Putnam County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this Putnam County WW I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel James (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Shannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); City of Palatka Florida 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palatka.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 19, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.