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Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
1. Vietnam War Memorial
Inscription.

In honor of all the men and women who
served our nation in Vietnam from 1959 - 1975

In Memoriam
to those men and women from the Tri-State Area
who made the supreme sacrifice in the
service of their country

[Roll of Honored Dead]
Peter P. Bohnwagner, Sgt., US Army 10/26/1970
Thomas J. Case, PFC., USMC, 5/9/1967
Peter H. Garms, PFC., US Army, 11/15/1968
Pierce J. Malmquist, L.Cpl., USMC, 10/8/1968
John B. Reed, Capt., US Army, 7/4/1968
John K. Ripel, PFC., US Army, 2/16/1968
Clifford A. Stone, Jr., T./Sgt., USAF, 2/28/1966
Paul E. Tigue, Jr., Sgt., USMC, 8/10/1967
Jerry B. Evans, PFC, USMC, 9/11/1968

Prisoners Of War - Missing in Action
Richard K. Allee, Col., USAF, 12/21/1968
[Later] Declared Killed in Action
Jack Pearce, C/M.Sgt., USAF, 3/29/1972
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Vietnam War
1955-1975

Served 3,100,000
MIA 1,802
Wounded 153,303
Died 58,253


 
Location. 41° 22.585′ N, 74° 41.393′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Sussex Street and Broome Street, on the left when traveling east on Sussex
Vietnam War Memorial Statistics image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
2. Vietnam War Memorial Statistics
Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Veterans Park, Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stephen Crane (a few steps from this marker); War on Terrorism Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The American Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Naval Services Honored Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Willmore Pavlich & Howard Tarkett WWII Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
3. Vietnam War Memorial
Looking north
Orange Square Veterans Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. Orange Square Veterans Park Marker
Orange Square Veterans Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
5. Orange Square Veterans Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4, 5. submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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