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Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial

 
 
Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
1. Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial
Inscription.
1964 1975
Erected to perpetuate
the honored memory of
these citizens
Putnam County, Fla.
who gave their lives
in the Viet Nam conflict

David E. Burney • Henry A. Deutsch • Walter Ellis • John L. Fortner • Edward B. Fulgham, Jr. • Charles A. Gordon • Matthew E. Greer • Gene D. Grover • Kenneth Horne • Robert H. Jenkins, Jr. • Grat Keene • Willie Knowles, Jr. • Billy E. Lawrence • Harvey Lott

Bruce A. McCormick • Clarence Nortford • Thomas R. Owens • Herbert R. Ragans • Eugene Small • Herbert Sweat, Jr. • Gerald K. Taylor • James H. Tomlinson • Lawrence P. Walker • Alton D. Woodruff • Henry R. Wright • William Young
Erected by the citizens of Putnam County
Memorial Day May 30, 1981

 
Erected 1981 by The Citizens of Putnam County.
 
Location. 29° 38.828′ N, 81° 37.942′ W. Marker is in Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of St Johns Avenue and North 4th Street, on the right when traveling west on St Johns Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is part of a series of memorials on the grounds of the Putnam County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 410 St Johns Ave, Palatka FL 32177, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
2. Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Putnam County Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Putnam County WW I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Putnam County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County WW II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County Persian Gulf War (Operation Desert Storm) Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel James (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Shannon (about 700 feet away); City of Palatka Florida 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palatka.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (left) image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
3. Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (left)
Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (right) image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray
4. Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (right)
Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (base) image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, October 17, 2014
5. Putnam County Viet Nam Memorial (base)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 19, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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