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Fort Smith in Sebastian County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Veterans Memorial

To All Who Served

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2016
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

Military Conflicts in U.S. History

American Revolution (1775-1783)
War of 1812 (1812-1815)
Mexican War (1846-1848)
Civil War (1861-1865)
Indian Wars (Colonial Era to 1890)
Spanish American War (1898)
The Boxer Rebellion (1900-1901)
World War I (1914-1918)
Banana Wars (1898-1934)
World War II (1939-1945)
Korean War (1950-1953)
Bay of Pigs (1961)
Vietnam War (1961-1973)
Dominican Republic (1965)
Lebanon (1982-1984)
Grenada (1983)
Panama (1989)
Gulf War (1991)
Somalia (1993)
Bosnia (1994-1995)
Kosovo (1999)
Global War on Terror (2001- )
Afghanistan (2001-2014)
Iraq War (2003-2010)
War Against the Islamic State (ISIS) (2014- )


 
Erected 2015 by River Valley Veterans National Cemetery Association.
 
Location. 35° 23.064′ N, 94° 25.668′ W. Marker is in Fort Smith, Arkansas, in Sebastian County. Touch for map. Monument is just inside the entrance to Fort Smith National Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 522 Garland Avenue, Fort Smith AR 72901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial Carillon (a few steps from this
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2016
2. Veterans Memorial Marker
marker); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Smith National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Burials in the National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); The Trail of Tears (within shouting distance of this marker); A National Cemetery System (within shouting distance of this marker); William O. Darby (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vietnam War Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Smith.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2016
3. Veterans Memorial Marker
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2016
4. Veterans Memorial
Fort Smith National Cemetery Entrance Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
5. Fort Smith National Cemetery Entrance Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 23, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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