Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Clear Lake in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Vietnam Veterans Memorial

All gave some..... Some gave all.

 
 
Vietnam Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2015
1. Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

In memory of
those who served and
gave their lives in
the Vietnam Conflict
————————
Died in Service
John H. Wrisberg, III
January 16, 1968
——————————————
Dedicated to honor the courage, sacrifice,
and devotion to duty and country of our
Vietnam Veterans.
You will forever live
in our memory and our hearts.
————————
SP4 John H. Wrisberg III
101st Airborne Division
January 16, 1968
Clear Lake, Iowa

"Something he had to do."


 
Location. 43° 8.095′ N, 93° 23.013′ W. Marker is in Clear Lake, Iowa, in Cerro Gordo County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Avenue and Lake View Drive, on the left when traveling west on Main Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Between the Boat Access and City Beach Park, Clear Lake IA 50428, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clear Lake in the Civil War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Clear Lake in the Civil War
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2015
2. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
(about 300 feet away); Iowa and the Battle of Pleasant Hill (about 300 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Buddy Holly Ritchie Valens J. P. Richardson (approx. half a mile away); Surf Ballroom (approx. half a mile away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 9.2 miles away); Cronin-Dexter Camp No. 28 United Spanish War Veterans (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clear Lake.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2015
3. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2015
4. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2015
5. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 1, 2015
6. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 9, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement