Carmel-by-the-Sea in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Korean War Memorial
"The Forgotten War"
June 25, 1950 - July 27, 1953
To honor those brave Americans
who under trying circumstances
fought and gave their lives
to defend their country
and the cause of freedom.
...may God bless them all.
Location. 36° 33.326′ N, 121° 55.248′ W. Marker is in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, in Monterey County. Touch for map. Memorial is in Devendorf Park, near the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Mission Street. Marker is in this post office area: Carmel by the Sea CA 93921, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mission Cross (approx. 0.9 miles away); Junípero Serra/Establishing the California Missions/The Ave Maria Bell (approx. 0.9 miles away); Early American Baptisms in California (approx. 0.9 miles away); Portola Crespi Cross (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carmel-by-the-Sea.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean •
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