Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Woodmen of the World Vietnam Memorial
Erected in honor of all Vietnam veterans who patriotically and unselfishly served our country in defense of freedom. Their service to country, loyalty to mankind, dedication to liberty and personal sacrifices are an inspiration to all freedom-loving people and shall be a cherished memory forever.
Presented by local Lodges #7 & #733
Woodmen of the World
I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the republic for which it stands. One nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
May the deaths and sacrifices in this war form the foundation for peace in the future.
To personally understand and maintain the American way of life, to honor it by his own exemplary conduct and to pass it intact to succeeding generations is the responsibility of every true America.
Erected by Woodmen of the World Local Lodges #7 and #733.
Location. 29° 38.727′ N, 81° 37.757′ W. Marker is in Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker is on Memorial Parkway north of Laurel Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is located in Riverfront Park. Marker is in this post office area: Palatka FL 32178, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Basil C. Pearce Jr. USS Tang Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Putnam County High School Band WWII Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial Plaza (a few steps from this marker); The Spirit of the American Doughboy (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hotel James (about 800 feet away); Fort Shannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); City of Palatka Florida 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palatka.
Categories. • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 5, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.