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Springfield in Greene County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Mary Thurman, September 10, 2012
1. Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. We have won this war because our men are brave, and because of many other things, we did not win it because destiny created us better than all other peoples, I hope that in victory we are more grateful than proud. Ernie Pyle, 1944
 
Location. 37° 13.621′ N, 93° 23.508′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Missouri, in Greene County. Marker is on W.Division Street (Missouri Route E). Touch for map. This memorial is located on the grounds of the White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5234 W. State Highway E, Springfield MO 65802, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First School-House in Greene County (approx. 4.4 miles away); Zagonyi's Charge (approx. 4.5 miles away); First Cabin in Springfield (approx. 4.9 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); USS Nathanael Greene (approx. 5.1 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 5.4 miles away); Battle of Springfield (approx. 5.5 miles away); Butterfield Overland Stage (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
Categories. Military
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mary Thurman, September 10, 2012
2. Veterans Memorial
Female Soldier image. Click for full size.
By Mary Thurman, September 10, 2012
3. Female Soldier
Male Soldier image. Click for full size.
By Mary Thurman, September 10, 2012
4. Male Soldier
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2013, by Mary Thurman of Wheelerville,, Missouri. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 27, 2013, by Mary Thurman of Wheelerville,, Missouri. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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