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Josephine County Peace Memorial

 
 
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By Douglass Halvorsen, June 21, 2015
1. Josephine County Peace Memorial Marker
Inscription. Honoring the men & women of Josephine County who served their country in the wars of this century. REMEMBERING the wounded, the disabled, the MIA and POW. Dedicated to those who lost their lives in the Quest For Peace.

World War I 1914 - 1918
Bartlett, Emory • Borough, Joseph • Boswell, Robert J. • Close, Stuart M. • Dellinger, Turner A. • Gates, Ranson N. • Hammer, Loy E. • Kitchen, Roy • Lorenz, Paul L. • Lovelace, Fred J. • Masters, Harrison • Morrison, K.M. Glenn • Murray, Riley F. • Parker, Edward F. • Sloan, Ivan D. • Stevens, Everett R. • Steward, James H. • Vincent, Fred R. • White, Allen C. • Wilson, Charles R.

World War II 1941 - 1945
Anderson, Gayle A. • Anderson, Olaf S. • Baird, Willard E. • Baldwin, George A. • Barnes, Lloyd E. • Bartlett, Allan M. • Bernhard, Leonard B. • Bernheisel, Tony L. • Bischoff, John R. • Blakely, Robert B. • Buck, Elton M. • Cameron, Robert K. • Carroll, Earl E. • Coats, Milton E. • Coomler, William T. • Coons, Robert A. • Copley, John K. • Corbett, Robert • Cotter, James M. • Crawford, David W. • Crockett, Richard • Davis, George M. • Davis, Malcolm B. • Day, William E. Jr. • Dougherty, Clarence E. Jr • Eggen, Wendell J. • Elder, Douglas M. • Espy, Orva L. Fall, Merle • Farlien, Daniel R. • Gates, Jack E. • Gentry, Frederick
Josephine County Peace Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, June 21, 2015
2. Josephine County Peace Memorial Marker
I. • Gray, Elmer M. • Gray, Waldo • Griffin, Lawrence O. • Grover, William D. • Hampshire, John Jr. • Hardin, Donald G. • Harmon, Cecil • Hayden, Jack • Hendrickson, Cecil • Hodges, Ross A. • Howard, Robert C. • Huddleston, John • Huston, Clarence • Jackman, Jack • Jackson, Frank N. • Jenkins, Earl • Karrer, Roy • Keep, Cecil M. • Kelley, James B. • Kimsey, Harold W. • Knudson, Harold E. • Langston, George E. • Larson, Gordon N. • Lima, Louis N. • Macneil, Calvin • Marshall, Culver E. • Mathews, N. R. • Mattz, Jack E. • Mcfadden, Elwin J. • Mclean, William J. Jr. • Mitchell, Mark A. • Moak, Vernon R. • Mooers, T. Frederick • Moore, Clayton L. • Morey, M. • Musser, Calvin D. • Norton, Theodore H. • Norville, Alfred • Ostrander, L. G. • Ostrom, Charles E. • Patton, Vern • Peterson, Arthur N. • Phinney, Walter • Price, Richard H. • Probst, Dewey T. Jr. • Reed, Calvin A. • Reeder, Robert W. • Reid, W. K. • Rethmeyer, Robert • Rhoads, Vinton D. • Richards, Ollie I. • Rippert, Joseph J. • Russell, Dexter Jr. • Shawn, Audie R. • Smith, Irving R. • Stout, Roy A. • Stranger, Wayne • Toler, Chester P. • Trotter, Ralph G. • Turner, L. W. • Weber, Henry • Whitehead, A. G. • Wilde, M Richard • Wilson, Clarence W. • Wilson, James L. • Wilson, Phillip E. • Wiltrout, Byron B. • Winger, Verle L. • Winn, Eric • Witters, Kenyon L. • Worland, George T. • Worland, Manuel F.

Korean War
Josephine County Peace Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, June 21, 2015
3. Josephine County Peace Memorial Marker
1950 - 1953

Burgess, Burton C. • Foster, Delmar L. • Galarneau, Harold • Hamilton, Eugene W. • Laughlin, William R. • Newick, Archer • Tennehill, Charles • Wilson, James W.

Vietnam War 1957 - 1975
Fillman, Water C. • Fleming, John F. • Hock, Stephen L. • Jensen, William N. Jr. • Jones, Cecil L. • Karlquist, Charles G. • Kester, Robert L. • Merrill, Dennis L. • Olson, Grover K. • Peters, Rodney W. • Prather, Ronald Jr. • Smith, Ferrol S. • Staples, Gregory J. • Thompson, Robert B. • Vest, Robert

Persian Gulf War 1990-91
 
Erected 1994 by Memorial Committee: Esther Bristol, Bob Bean, Edna May Hill, John Reinhart, FR, Chester Shulda, Carl Wilson.
 
Location. 42° 25.727′ N, 123° 19.596′ W. Marker is in Grants Pass, Oregon, in Josephine County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 304 E Park St, Grants Pass OR 97527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Riverside Park War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Riverside Park Memorial Flagpole (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Veterans of the Civil War (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Memorial to Our Fathers (about 700 feet away); The Perkinsville Ferry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mormon Sugar Beet Factory Site (approx. half a mile away); The First Brick Building in Grants Pass (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Vannoy (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grants Pass.
 
More about this marker. War memorial is located in Riverside Park.
 
Categories. War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 24, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 91 times since then. Last updated on June 14, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 25, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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