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Vietnam War Memorial

1961 - 1975

 
 
Vietnam War Memorial Dedication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
1. Vietnam War Memorial Dedication Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the men and women
from the town of Northbridge who
served during the Vietnam War

"Ours was an honorable cause"

In memory of
Joseph E. Fitzgerald
SSgt. United States Army
November 25, 1948 - May 31, 1967

LLRP, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division
Died in the service of his country
Quang Ngai Province, South Vietnam

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

"We write no last chapters, we close no books,
we put away no final memories"
- President Ronald Reagan

[Dedicated] November 11, 2011


 
Erected 2011.
 
Location. 42° 6.615′ N, 71° 39.863′ W. Marker is in Whitinsville, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is at the intersection of Linwood Avenue and Church Street, on the right when traveling east on Linwood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whitinsville MA 01588, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Northbridge Contingent in the Nations Wars - 1939-1955 (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within
Vietnam War Memorial SSG Fitzgerald Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
2. Vietnam War Memorial SSG Fitzgerald Memorial Marker
shouting distance of this marker); David P. Casey (within shouting distance of this marker); Whitinsville Social Library (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas J. Melia, Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Corporal John M. Dawson (approx. 1.3 miles away); Welcome to Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whitinsville.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Vietnam War Memorial SSG Fitzgerald Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
3. Vietnam War Memorial SSG Fitzgerald Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
4. Vietnam War Memorial Honor Roll
Vietnam War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
5. Vietnam War Memorial Honor Roll
Vietnam War Memorial Sponsor Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
6. Vietnam War Memorial Sponsor Marker
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
7. Vietnam War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 18, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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