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Walnut Creek in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

War Veterans of Walnut Creek Viet Nam Memorial

 
 
War Veterans of Walnut Creek Viet Nam Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, December 13, 2015
1. War Veterans of Walnut Creek Viet Nam Memorial Marker
Inscription.
War Veterans
of
Walnut Creek
Memorial to Those Sons of
Walnut Creek Who Gave Their
Lives for Freedom
Viet Nam
1965 - 1975

Robert J. Reilly Jr. LCPL USMC
John P. Burke PFC USMC
Frank C. Torres Jr. SP4 Army
James K. Koehler LCPL USMC
David A. Oberle LCPL USMC
Richard Curtis PFC Army
Willard E. Nelson LCPL USMC
Ernest F. Lawrence PFC USMC
Bruce F. McMillan CAPT USMC
Fred J. Hayes SSGT USMC
Robert S. Croke LCPL USMC
Rene G. Bauman 2LT Army
James P. Young SGT Army
W. Kevin Laine SP4 Army
David R. Turner 2LT USMC
Robert H. Burges SF1 Navy
Jerry V. Ryan CPL Army

 
Location. 37° 54.118′ N, 122° 3.687′ W. Marker is in Walnut Creek, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker can be reached from Civic Drive east of North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1666 North Main Street, Walnut Creek CA 94596, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. City Hall 1951 & American Red Cross Building (a few steps from this marker); Carnegie Library (within shouting distance of this marker); City Hall 1981
War Veterans of Walnut Creek Viet Nam Memorial Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, December 13, 2015
2. War Veterans of Walnut Creek Viet Nam Memorial Marker - Wide View
(within shouting distance of this marker); Lommel's Creamery & Greyhound Bus Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); Walnut Creek Library (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); El Rey Theatre (about 300 feet away); Reinharts's Building & Clock (about 300 feet away); Beniamino Bufano (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walnut Creek.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 14, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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