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In Honor of “Mark O”

 
 
In Honor of "Mark O" Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 6, 2017
1. In Honor of "Mark O" Memorial
Inscription.
In honor of "Mark O"
Mark O'Connell
1950 - 2015
Viet Nam Veteran, devoted Husband & Father.
Honored for his dedication and vision as one of
the leaders in the creation and development
of this Viet Nam Veterans Memorial Grove and
as AMVETS Post 219 Captain of the Honor Guard,
and his unrelenting commitment to help us remember
that the real heroes are those who gave their
lives in service to The United States.

 
Location. 42° 35.671′ N, 78° 38.527′ W. Marker is in Concord, New York, in Erie County. Touch for map. Memorial is in Sprague Brook Park, off Foote Road (County Road 563), a quarter mile east of NY route 240 (Glenwood - East Concord Road). From the park entrance, bear left, pass the casino, and cross Sprague Brook. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9674 Foote Road, Glenwood NY 14069, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. We Remember Forever (a few steps from this marker); As We Honor the Memory (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial Grove (about 500 feet away); Erie County (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory of Alfred M. Kalinowski
In Honor of "Mark O" Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 6, 2017
2. In Honor of "Mark O" Memorial
The "Mark O" memorial is pictured to the right of the Erie County Vietnam Memorial.
(approx. 4 miles away); Colden (approx. 4 miles away); The Town of Colden Honors Our Men & Women (approx. 4 miles away); Buffum Inn (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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