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Aurora in Kane County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial

 
 
Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
1. Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial Honor Roll
Inscription.

For those who fought and died
We cry with loving pride
For those who are not yet home
We won't let you stand alone
For those who are called survivor
We pledge our honor
For those who are named here
We will forever hold dear

Charles B. Jeffries, Jr., Army 3-16-66
Gary L. Harbin, Army 12-8-66
John P. Crandall, Army 3-21-67
William W. Bishop, Army 4-19-67
Ramiro Cardenas, Marine 2-27-68
Richard L. Garlick, Marine 3-1-68
Dennis A. Toadvine, Marine 3-11-68
James L. Lake, Army 5-12-68
Albert E. Dahl, Army 5-13-68
Gerald J. La Fleur, Army 7-15-68
Karl R. Haring, Army 9-24-68
Robert D. Herreid, Army 10-10-68
James A. Asher, Army 1-8-69
Ronald D. Jewell, Marine 2-26-69
Thomas L. Gaines, Jr., Army 3-1-69
Chuck M. Stadel, Army 4-5-69
Michael W. Hagie, Marine 6-8-69
Dennis W. Kabara, Army 1-10-70
William R. Di Santis, Army 4-15-70
Gregory L. Peffer, Army 1-22-71
John L. Luke, Army 3-6-71
Robert B. Curran, Army 8-5-71


 
Erected 1990.
 
Location. 41° 45.797′ N, 88° 18.85′ W. Marker is in Aurora, Illinois, in Kane County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Street
Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
2. Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial
(Illinois Route 31) and Vine Street, on the right when traveling north on Lake Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Wilder Promenade (Park), Aurora IL 60506, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wilder Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Aurora Hotel Leland Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Leland Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Paramount Theatre (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joseph and Samuel McCarty (approx. 0.4 miles away); Aurora Silverplate Manufacturing Co. (approx. 0.4 miles away); German-American Bank Building American National Bank (approx. 0.4 miles away); Aurora National Bank Building (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aurora.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
3. Aurora Vietnam Veteran Memorial
In distance
Aurora Police Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
4. Aurora Police Memorial Marker
At base of flagpole near Vietnam Veteran Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 102 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 27, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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