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Gloucester in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument

 
 
Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
1. Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument
bay side
Inscription.
[ bay side ]
In Memory Of
Korean Veterans
June 27 1950 – Jan 31 1955
Dedicated In 1980
By The Citizens Of
Gloucester

[ land side ]
In Memory Of
Vietnam Veterans
Aug 5 1964 – May 7 1975
Dedicated In 1980
By A Grateful City

 
Erected 1980 by the Citizens of Gloucester.
 
Location. 42° 36.59′ N, 70° 40.356′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Western Avenue (Massachusetts Route 127) and Perkins Road, on the right when traveling north on Western Avenue. Touch for map. Located in Stacy Boulevard Waterfront Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stacy Esplanade (within shouting distance of this marker); Blynman Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gloucester Fishermen's Memorial (about 600 feet away); Ten Pound Island Lighthouse
Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
2. Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument
land side
(about 700 feet away); Coast Guard Aviation Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Honor of Nathaniel Haraden (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gloucester World War II Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
3. Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument
The monument overlooks Gloucester Harbor
Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
4. Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument
Behind the monument is the Blynman Bridge and Canal
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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