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Yorktown Heights in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
1. Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated To
The Men of Yorktown
Who Served
With
Honor And Courage
In The
Korean and Vietnam Wars.
To Those Who Gave Their Lives,
We Are Particularly Indebted
For Their Supreme Sacrifice,
And Establish This Memorial
In Tribute
November 11, 1968

 
Erected 1968.
 
Location. 41° 16.131′ N, 73° 46.94′ W. Marker is in Yorktown Heights, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of Underhill Avenue (New York State Route 131) and Saw Mill River Road (New York State Route 118), on the right when traveling north on Underhill Avenue. Touch for map. Located in front of Yorktown Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown Heights NY 10598, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yorktown World War II Monument (here, next to this marker); Yorktown World War I Monument (here, next to this marker); French Hill (approx. mile away); Davenport House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Yorktown Church (approx. 2.2 miles away);
Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
2. Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument
Black Soldiers of the 1st Rhode Island Regiment (approx. 2.2 miles away); Burial Place (approx. 2.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yorktown Heights.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
3. Yorktown Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument
At right of the flagpole is the World War I Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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