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Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
1. Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the men and women
who so gallantly served our
nation during the Vietnam War

1959-1975

Never to be forgotten......
The 851 native Louisianians who
were killed in action and the
30 who remain M.I.A.

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Location. 30° 26.637′ N, 91° 11.417′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Government Street (State Highway 73) and South River Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Louisiana Memorial Plaza, part of the U.S.S. Kidd museum complex. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70802, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A-7E Corsair II (here, next to this marker); USCGC White Alder (a few steps from this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John Archer Lejeune (within shouting distance of this marker); USS KIDD - "DD 661" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Kidd (about 400 feet away); Riverfront Plaza (about 400 feet away); Johnny Rivers (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 5, 2016
2. Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
3. Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
4. Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2016. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 7, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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