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Ashtabula in Ashtabula County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

This Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 13, 2019
1. This Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
This Veterans Memorial
honors
all men and women
of the United States
who served their country

Dedicated to
Those Who Served in
W.W. I
1917 - 1918

Served — 4,734,991 men — 21,480 women
Wounded — 204,002 men — 7 women
Died — 116,516 men — 200 women

Dedicated to
Those Who Served in
W.W. II
1941 - 1946

Served — 16,112,566 men — 384,000 women
Wounded — 670,846 men — 0 women
Died — 405,399 men — 201 women

Remembering American
POW MIA

W.W. I — 2,393 men — 0 women
W.W. II — 130,201 men — 68 women
Korea — 8,177 men — 0 women
Viet Nam — 4,120 men — 0 women

Dedicated to
Disabled American Veterans

W.W. I — 419,546 men — 120 women
W.W. II — 2,582,446 men — 10,328 women
Korea — 262,765 men — 2,066 women
Viet Nam — 700,371 men — 8,665 women

Dedicated to
Those Who Served in the
Korean Conflict
1950 - 1953

Served — 5,720,000 men — 96,000 women
Wounded — 103,284 men — 0 women
Died — 54,260 men — 1 woman

Dedicated to
Those Who Served in the
Viet Nam Conflict

Served — 8,744,000 men — 249,000 women
Wounded — 153,303 men — 0 women
Died — 58,149 men — 9 women

Dedicated to
Those Who Served in
Operation Desert Shield/Storm
August 2, 1990 - April 11, 1991

Served — 440,093 men — 27,066 women
Wounded — [Not listed]
Died — 368 men, 15 women

Veterans Memorial Park

This park was
made possible through
the love and dedication
of the people

Dedicated
September 16, 1989

 
Erected 1989.
 
Location. 41° 52.033′ N, 80° 46.908′ W. Marker is in Ashtabula, Ohio, in Ashtabula County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Avenue and West 44th Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4421 Main Avenue, Ashtabula OH 44004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ashtabula Armed Forces Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Ashtabula Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lance Corporal Kevin M. Cornelius, USMC (a few steps from this marker); Ashtabula World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Henry Kalinowski (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Ashtabula (approx. ¼ mile away); Ashtabula Township Armed Forces Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Peleg Sweet (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ashtabula.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on April 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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