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Durham County Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Jones, November 10, 2018
1. Durham County Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  [East side]
In honor of those 39
brave heroes from
Durham County who
died while serving the
United States of America
and mankind by
defending freedom for
all mankind in Vietnam.
Dedicated May 30, 1994

Vietnam
1958-1975


[West side]
In honor of those 23
brave heroes from
Durham County who
died while serving the
United States of America
and mankind by
defending freedom in
Korea
Dedicated May 30, 1994

Korea
1950-1954


[South side]
For those who fight
for it, freedom has a
flavor the protected
will never know.

Durham County Veterans
Memorial Committee

Dedicated by
Wilbur B. Davis and Walter M. Sams

 
Erected by Durham County Veterans Memorial Committee.
 
Location. 35° 59.662′ N, 78° 53.947′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County
Durham County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, November 10, 2018
2. Durham County Veterans Memorial
. Marker is on East Main Street west of South Roxboro Street (Business U.S. 70), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East Main Street, Durham NC 27701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Malbourne A Angier (a few steps from this marker); Roll of Honor (a few steps from this marker); Dedicated to Those who Served in the World War (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Bartlett Durham (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of "The Boys Who Wore the Gray" (within shouting distance of this marker); Empowering and Diverse Opportunities (within shouting distance of this marker); N. C. Society of Engineers (within shouting distance of this marker); A Black Capital for the World to See (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Durham County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, November 10, 2018
3. Durham County Veterans Memorial
Durham County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, November 10, 2018
4. Durham County Veterans Memorial
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on March 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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