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

Korean War Memorial

 
 
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August 6, 2016
1. Korean War Memorial Marker
Inscription. (Side 1)
Korean War
1950 - 1953

Freedon Is Not Free

(Side 2)
The Korean War June 25, 1950 July 27, 1953

Erected by those who served in honor of the more than 34,000 Americans who made the supreme sacrifice.

Dedicated May 31, 2004
Korean War Veterans Association
Chapter 230 and Friends

Freedon Is Not Free
 
Erected 2004 by Korean War Veterans Association Chapter 230 and Friends.
 
Location. 30° 26.624′ N, 91° 11.414′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on South River Road north of Government Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Louisiana Veterans Memorial Plaza/U.S.S. Kidd Museum. 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. John Archer Lejeune (here, next to this marker); USCGC White Alder (a few steps from this marker); Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); A-7E Corsair II (within shouting distance of this marker);
Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
2. Korean War Memorial 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 500 feet away); Johnny Rivers (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
3. Korean War Memorial Marker
Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
4. Korean War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2016. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 14, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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