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La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial

 
 
La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
1. La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial
Front Side
Inscription.
(Front Side)
Afghanistan
Iraq     Kuwait


A nation that forgets its defenders
is a nation itself that
will be forgotten

(Rear Side)
Fallen Heroes
Sgt. David M. Heath
Cpl. Sascha Struble
Sgt. Kraig D. Foyteck
Cpl. Brian J. Schoff
Pfc. Kelly Youngblood
Cpl. Nathaniel Baughman
Cpl. Jason Beadles
LCpl. Joshua Birchfield

In Memory of Those
Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice
For Freedom

Dedicated by the People of LaPorte County 2007

 
Erected 2007.
 
Location. 41° 37.137′ N, 86° 44.168′ W. Marker is in La Porte, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Lake Shore Drive and Pine Lake Avenue (U.S. 35), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located at the eastern end of Soldiers Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: La Porte IN 46350, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La Porte Viet Nam Memorial (here, next to this marker); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (a few steps from this marker); La Porte Korean War Memorial
La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
2. La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial
Rear Side
(within shouting distance of this marker); La Porte World War II Memorial (1991) (within shouting distance of this marker); La Porte World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Forest Planting (within shouting distance of this marker); Indiana Territory Boundary Line (approx. ¼ mile away); Indian Boundary Line (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
 
Categories. War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, Afghanistan
 
La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
3. La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial
Memorials in Soldiers Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
4. Memorials in Soldiers Memorial Park
Soldiers Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
5. Soldiers Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 22, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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