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Jacksonville in Duval County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Duval County Vietnam Memorial and Veterans Eternal Flame

 
 
Duval County Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 15, 2012
1. Duval County Vietnam Memorial
Inscription.
Proudly the citizens of Duval County
pay tribute to the men and women
who made the supreme sacrifice
in the Viet Nam conflict.
May their sacrifice merit God's
blessing of a permanent peace
for our nation.
May 30, 1974


This flame
of freedom is
dedicated to all
veterans who so
valiantly served in
the armed forces of
this great nation
to preserve freedom.

Donated by
American Legion Posts of
Duval County
4 July 1969.

 
Location. 30° 19.509′ N, 81° 39.251′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is on Market Street near E Bay Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. located on the West grounds of the Duval County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville FL 32202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Beginning (within shouting distance of this marker); Duval County (within shouting distance of this marker); Duval County's First Court (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Cow Ford (about 400 feet
Veterans Eternal Flame image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 15, 2012
2. Veterans Eternal Flame
away); "The Great Endurance Run" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seminole War Blockhouse Site (approx. mile away); Florida Pharmacy Association (approx. mile away); 1960 Civil Rights Demonstration (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
Categories. Military
 
Duval County Vietnam Memorial and Veterans Eternal Flame Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 15, 2012
3. Duval County Vietnam Memorial and Veterans Eternal Flame Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 458 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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