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Paradise Veterans Memorial

 
 
Paradise Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
1. Paradise Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to those
Who made the
Ultimate Sacrifice

Arguello, Robert Collins, Clarence, Cpl Casey, Liam Soueph, Pfc Clewett, Kenneth, Cpt Darting, Leslie Hill, Dale Evan, Pfc Collins, Clarence H. Knox, Merrill Irven, Cpl Knudsen, Harold E. Jr., 1Lt Foster, Gordon Price MacDonald, James H., Cpl Rogers, Robert Gene, Sp4 Foster, Stanley Marshall Richardson, Dean, Pfc Hansen, Nels Gunner Orner, Ray Walberg-Riotto, Steven Joseph, Pfc Schultz, Garnett

(On the Reverse Side
“It is foolish and wrong to mourn men who died, rather we should thank God that such men lived.” – General George S. Patton

 
Location. 39° 45.162′ N, 121° 37.412′ W. Marker is in Paradise, California, in Butte County. Marker can be reached from Black Olive Drive near Pearson Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5570 Black Olive Drive, Paradise CA 95969, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Paradise Memorial Trailway (a few steps from this marker); PFC. Steven J. Walberg-Riotto (within shouting distance of this
Paradise Veterans Memorial Marker, reverse image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
2. Paradise Veterans Memorial Marker, reverse
marker); Old Paradise Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); Paradise Pioneers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Paradise (approx. one mile away); Centerville School (approx. 3 miles away); Centerville Cemetery (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Dogtown Nugget (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paradise.
 
More about this marker. This Veterans Memorial is located in Paradise Community Park.
 
Categories. War, 2nd IraqWar, KoreanWar, World II
 
Paradise Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
3. Paradise Veterans Memorial Marker
Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
4. Korean War Memorial Marker
To the Men and Women
Who Served and Died
In the Korean War
1950 – 1953
Thank You
For Your Sacrifice
You Are Not Forgotten
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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