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Rutland in Rutland County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Korea War Memorial

 
 
Korea War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
1. Korea War Memorial Marker



Inscription.
The Korean War left an enormous
legacy that has changed the very
course of the world. The struggle
not only saved the southern half
of the Korean peninsula from
Communist rule, but also set it
on the road toward Democracy.
* * * * * * * * * *
This monument is dedicated in
honor of those who fought and
served in the Korean War
12 June 1950 – 27 July 1953
United States Casualties
36,574 Dead
10,284 Wounded
8,177 Missing
7,140 POW

< Back of Monument >
FREEDOM
IS NOT
FREE

 
Location. 43° 36.414′ N, 72° 58.332′ W. Marker is in Rutland, Vermont, in Rutland County. Marker is on S Main Street (U.S. 4), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in Main Street Park. Marker is in this post office area: Rutland VT 05701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rutland World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Major General Merritt A. Edson (within shouting distance of this marker); Green Mountain Boys (within shouting distance of this marker); John Deere (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Korea War Memorial (Rear View) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
2. Korea War Memorial (Rear View)
Fort Rutland Memorial (about 700 feet away); Old State House (about 800 feet away); Julia C.R. Dorr (approx. 0.2 miles away); Martin Henry Freeman (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rutland.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Korea War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
3. Korea War Memorial Marker
Marker in Main Street Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2017
4. Marker in Main Street Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 17, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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