Roseburg in Douglas County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Medal of Honor Recipients Moon Tree
dedicated by the Veterans
Administration in 1976 to
America's Medal of Honor
recipients who helped
make this Bicentennial
"By gallantry above and beyond the call of duty"
Erected 1976 by Roseburg Veterans Administration.
Location. 43° 13.563′ N, 123° 22.106′ W. Marker is in Roseburg, Oregon, in Douglas County. Marker can be reached from Centennial Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roseburg OR 97471, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Southern Oregon (approx. 1½ miles away); 'The Blast' Site (approx. 1½ miles away); The Mill-Pine Historic Neighborhood District (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Hebe Fountain (approx. 1.7 miles away); Douglas County Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Courthouse Elm (approx. 1.8 miles away); Historic Oakland (approx. 14 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker resides on the VA hospital grounds in the center of a memorial garden. The dedicated tree is known as a 'Moon Tree'. It was one of over 500 seeds from various tree varieties that were
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Last updated on January 22, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.