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American Legion Post 95 War Memorial image, Touch for more information
By William Fischer, Jr., April 10, 2011
American Legion Post 95 War Memorial
Illinois (Fayette County), Vandalia — American Legion Post 95 War Memorial
. . . — Map (db m42537) HM
Illinois (McLean County), Bloomington — Lincoln The Lawyer — "A Rustic on his First Visit" — Looking for Lincoln —
“A rustic on his first visit to the circus” is how John W. Baddeley, an English immigrant farmer described Abraham Lincoln on his first visit to the McLean County Courthouse as a young attorney in the summer of 1837. Lincoln was wearing . . . — Map (db m12362) HM
Illinois (McLean County), Bloomington — World War II War Memorial — McLean County Illinois
Dedicated to the memory of those from McLean County who made the Surpreme Sacrifice World War II 1941- -1945 — Map (db m12432) HM
Illinois (Peoria County), Peoria — Military Services Memorial Plaza
Main Text in Center Brass Plaque In Honor of the men and women who have served their country in the armed services of The United States Duty       Honor       Country With the exception of the above inscription, the brass . . . — Map (db m9323) HM
Illinois (Shelby County), Shelbyville — Freedom Square
May this site of "Freedom Square" be an eternal remembrance of those Shelby County Veterans who served and sacrificed that all people might live in a world of peace and freedom. [Left of the inscription, etching of General MacArthur walking . . . — Map (db m80914) HM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Catlin — Vermilion County War Memorial — Catlin Lions Veterans Memorial
World War I World War II Korean / Vietnam / Desert Storm (The names of approximately 530 servicemen are included on the memorial. These names can be viewed at the link included below.)Map (db m11235) WM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Collison — Pilot Township (War) Memorial
Left Wing: We stand in deep appreciation for the Liberty we enjoy. Center: Pilot Township Memorial Left Column: Lloyd Hilleary • Gene Kinney • Robert Keal • Elmer Grimes • Lloyde Coake • Carl Wise • William . . . — Map (db m17128) HM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Danville — American Revolutionary War Memorial — Vermilion County, Illinois —
Statue Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution in Memory of Soldiers of the War for Independence who are buried in Vermilion County. William Adams • David Baird • Jacob Gundy • Hugh King • Thomas Morton • Joseph Coughran . . . — Map (db m32494) HM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Danville — Everyday Heroes — Police and Firefighter Memorial
Left Panel Honoring our Firefighters whose lives were lost in the line of duty • Albert Shanks - Fallen - February 17, 1915 • Albert Holmes - Fallen - February 17, 1915 • Gene Anderson - Fallen - August 11, 1976 • Wayne . . . — Map (db m10775) HM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Danville — Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial — United States Amphibious Forces
In Remembrance of those who served in the United States Amphibious Forces on board Landing Ship Tanks (LST's). — Map (db m17466) WM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Danville — Vermilion County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial
Back of Stone Bench - At Entrance Dedicated to those who served, and to the principles upon which this great country was founded. This memorial stands in humble gratitude. Left Section Korea 1950 - 1953 Heroes of . . . — Map (db m10755) WM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Danville — Women's War Memorial — Vermilion County, Illinois —
Since before the founding of our Republic and throughout our history, American women have fought for freedom selflessly and with little or no recognition for their contributions. — Map (db m10548) HM
Illinois (Vermilion County), Georgetown — Georgetown Parade of Patriots Monument — Patriot Park
In Honor of All Who Have Served Who Are Serving Who Will Serve Left Bench In Honor of Our Veterans Right Bench In Honor of All Patriots Within glass cases are names of local veterans who have served or . . . — Map (db m11358) WM
Indiana (Benton County), Oxford — Lest We Not Forget
Those who paid the Supreme Sacrifice Given in their memory by Town of Oxford — Map (db m8558) HM
Indiana (Clay County), Brazil — Memorial Building — Clay County (Indiana) Honor Roll
. . . — Map (db m18894) WM
Indiana (Dearborn County), Lawrenceburg — Dearborn County World War I War Memorial
Honor Roll In Grateful remembrance of the boys of Dearborn County who gave their lives in the World War 1917 - 1918. Erected by the Citizens of Dearborn County, Indiana Walter Ahrens • Henry Fred Amm • Elmer Andrews • Hobart S. . . . — Map (db m22203) HM
Indiana (Dearborn County), Lawrenceburg — Medal of Honor Citations — Civil War — Dearborn County (Indiana) —
Dearborn County Medal of Honor Citations Civil War Name Awarded Pvt. William Shepherd - - May 3, 1865 Pvt. Frank Stolz - - July 9, 1894 Pvt. David H. Helms - - - July 26, 1894 Pvt. Thomas A. Blasdel - - - August 11, . . . — Map (db m22171) HM
Indiana (Elkhart County), Elkhart — Trooper Richard T. Gaston, PE# 6679
Born 1 December 1969 Killed in the line of duty on the Indiana Toll Road St. Joseph County 4 March 1999 Served the Indiana State Police from 13 December 1998 to 4 March 1999 — Map (db m88601) HM
Indiana (Fountain County), Attica — In Memory of Heroes 1861 - 1865 — Civil War Memorial
In Memory of Heroes 1861 - 1865 Presented by L. of G. A. R. Attica Circle, 1911 — Map (db m20531) HM
Indiana (Fountain County), Covington — Fountain County Centennial Memorial — In Honor of our Heroes Who Have Defended us in All Wars
1826 - - 1926 Fountain County Centennial Memorial Erected by The Richard Henry Lee Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution in Memory of The Pioneers and Illustrious Dead of Fountain County and In Honor of our Heroes Who Have Defended us in . . . — Map (db m7907) HM
Indiana (Fountain County), Covington — Fountain County Veterans Memorial
In grateful tribute to all men and women of Fountain County who have served or will serve in defense of our country. — Map (db m7908) HM
Indiana (Harrison County), Corydon — Morgan's Condederate Dead — Morgan's Raid in Harrison County (Indiana)
(Confederate Side of Marker): Morgan's Confederate Dead Pvt. Greene Bottomer Pvt. John Dunn Pvt. Albert Womack Eight Unknown Dead Forty Wounded (On Marker Base): Park Ground Donated by C. B. Hays Family (Northern Side of . . . — Map (db m9683) HM
Indiana (Harrison County), Corydon — World War I Memorial — For God and Country
April 6, 1917           Nov. 11, 1918 William C. Albin • Roscoe Bennett • Charles H. Bird • Charles W. Bliss • William McK. Brewer • Pleasant Brown • George Browning • James R. Caughlin • Raymond Chaffin • Charles W. Coombs • Preston L. Davis • . . . — Map (db m9678) HM
Indiana (Hendricks County), Danville — Hendricks County (Danville, Indiana) War Memorial
( Smaller Stone Marker ) In Memory of All Deceased Veterans OF ALL WARS Buried in Hendricks County ( Bronze Marker ) Hendricks County War Memorial This memorial is dedicated to the Hendricks County . . . — Map (db m19451) WM
Indiana (Henry County), New Castle — W. W. I War Memorial - Henry County Indiana — The Spirit of the American Doughboy —
Erected by Henry County Chapter American War Mothers in Honor of The Boys from this County who Served During The World War 1917 - - 1918 — Map (db m32074) HM
Indiana (Huntington County), Huntington — Civil War Memorial - - Monument City Cemetery
(Front or East Side): Ripley Wyckoff - - Co. A. 13. Indy. Cavalry - - Died Feb. 13, 1865 Enoch Morgan - - Co. G. 34. Regt. Ind. Vols. - - Died May 22, 1862 Theodore Ellis - - Co. E. 47. Regt. Ind. Vols. - - Died Aug. 22, 1863 Daniel . . . — Map (db m10343) HM
Indiana (Huntington County), Huntington — John R. Kissinger — 1877 - 1946 — Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient "Quiet Hero - Few Know His Name" —
John R. Kissinger, who lived in Huntington in his latter years, became the first volunteer to subject himself to the bite of an infected mosquito (1900) in an experiment to identify the cause of "Yellow Jack" (Yellow Fever). This successful . . . — Map (db m135771) HM
Indiana (Jasper County), Rensselaer — Jasper County Veterans Memorial
In honor of all who served our country in the Armed Forces from Jasper County — Map (db m27713) HM
Indiana (Jasper County), Rensselaer — Jasper County World War Memorial
To honor those who went from Jasper County to serve in The World War Dedicated November 11, 1927 — Map (db m27706) HM
Indiana (Jasper County), Rensselaer — Memorial Park — (Flat Iron)
In honor of all veterans who served our country. — Map (db m27710) HM
Indiana (Knox County), Vincennes — Knox County (Indiana) Civil War Memorial
"In Grateful remembrance of the services and sacrifices of our soldiers in the war of The Union, we, the people of Knox County have erected this monument." — Map (db m23378) HM
Indiana (Kosciusko County), Milford — Milford World Wars Honor Roll
World War I Honored Dead Ancil Geiger • Charles Frederick Neal • Jesse E. Smith World War II Honored Dead Lewis E. Auer • Roy N. Auer • Robert L. Collins • Charles LeCount • Alvin J. Merkle • Harry J. Michael • Charles E. Remy . . . — Map (db m133617) HM
Indiana (Kosciusko County), Warsaw — M3A3 Stuart Tank — 3,427 Produced by American Car & Foundry — September 1942 to September 1943 —
Honoring 16 million Americans who served and over 405,000 who died in support of freedom, World War II 1941 - 1945 Celebrating the dedication of the National World War II Memorial, Washington, DC, May 29th, 2004 "A Grateful Nation . . . — Map (db m16275) HM
Indiana (Montgomery County), Crawfordsville — Soldiers Buried in "Old Town Cemetery" - Crawfordsville, Indiana
This Memorial erected in Memory of the following soldiers who are buried in this Cemetery. The exact location of some are unknown. ——————————— Revolutionary War Thomas Mason • . . . — Map (db m13280) WM
Indiana (Putnam County), Greencastle — Putnam County World War I Memorial — Spirit of the American Doughboy
Putnam County Remembers Michael A. Ader • Fred Adkins • Levi F. Aker • Ralph E. Arnold • Homer B. Austin • Ralph D. Boone • Lee R. Collins • Dwight Ford • Millard E. Gibson • Andrew Hays • Clyde A. Hurst • Charles H. Lasley • Raymond E. . . . — Map (db m18828) HM
Indiana (Putnam County), Greencastle — World War II War Memorial — Putnam County - Greencastle, Indiana
DEDICATED TO ALL WHO SERVED AND DIED IN WORLD WAR II ______________ Our Hallowed Dead (Column One) Smith M. Abbott • James F. Alexander • Donald Leon Anderson • Vernon Arnold • Harley Gene Ball • James Robert Best • Edgar . . . — Map (db m18913) WM
Indiana (St. Joseph County), South Bend — Clarke Peace Memorial
About 500 Notre Dame alumni gave their lives for their country and peace in World War II, Korea and Vietnam In memorializing them, we join our prayers to their supreme sacrifice as we inscribe this column Pro Patria et Pace For Our Country . . . — Map (db m12192) HM
Indiana (Sullivan County), Sullivan — World War I & World War I I Memorial — Sullivan County Indiana
In Loving Memory World War I ( Left Column ) Clarence Adams • John Adams • Orvil C. Allen • James Anderson • Everett Bedwell • Robert T. Bird • Flossie B. Brownless • Scott Coffman • Charles E. Cooper • Paul Cross ( . . . — Map (db m21779) WM
Indiana (Tippecanoe County), Lafayette — Camp Tippecanoe - - - 1861 - 1865
May 1861 saw this high 30-acre bluff over-looking Lafayette quickly become an induction center for enlistees in the Civil War until its end in 1865. Ample water, good drainage and access to the railroad at its west end served the purpose well, . . . — Map (db m8697) HM
Indiana (Vigo County), Terre Haute — Operation Iraqi Freedom - War Memorial — Vigo County Indiana
( Front ) Operation Iraqi Freedom Killed In Action From Vigo County ( Obverse ) Kyle W. Childress — Map (db m19904) WM
Indiana (Wayne County), Richmond — Korean War Memorial — 1950 - 1955
Dedicated to those who fought to keep South Korea free and to those who maintain the vigilance. Dedicated June 23, 1984 — Map (db m22003) WM
Indiana (Wayne County), Richmond — Vietnam War Memorial — 1961 - 1975
Dedicated to those who served in Vietnam — Map (db m22008) HM
Indiana (Whitley County), Churubusco — Churubusco War Memorial
This tablet erected to perpetuate the memory of those who sacrificed their lives and honoring those who served in our armed forces. World Wars I & II This tablet is dedicated to amend the above tablet to include the Korean and Viet Nam . . . — Map (db m16274) HM
Indiana (Whitley County), Columbia City — Whitley County Civil War Memorial
( Front / North Side - Memorial ) ( Right Edge ) __ Brown - Co _ 187 Ind Reg - Watters Brigade • J. Washburn - Co. F 12 Reg. I.V.I. - Co _ 132 Reg. I.V.I. • _ N Hughes - Co. E 30 Reg I.V.I. - Enlisted Sept. 24, 1861 - Discharged . . . — Map (db m13227) WM
Indiana (Whitley County), Columbia City — Whitley County Korean War Memorial
Freedom is not Free Korean War Memorial Dedicated to all Who Served 1950 - 1953 We Remember By: M. Garvey Those we left there is the cold We remember We remember Have no fears of growing old oh do we remember . . . — Map (db m13044) WM
Indiana (Whitley County), Columbia City — Whitley County Viet Nam Memorial
To the men of Whitley County who gave their lives during the Viet Nam Conflict so that mankind might live in freedom Gary M. Archibald • Kinsley B. Brennan • Roger Egolf • Lynn Harris • Max Johnson • Dennis Kneller • Douglas Kreider • Dale E. . . . — Map (db m80554) HM
Iowa (Madison County), Winterset — Birthplace of John Wayne — Marion Robert Morrison — Born May 26, 1907 —
Birthplace of John Wayne Marion Robert Morrison • Born May 26, 1907 — Map (db m72406) HM
Iowa (Scott County), Bettendorf — Historic Davenport / Interstate 80 Bridge
Marker Front: In 1829, William C. Redfield declared that Davenport lay opposite the future terminus of a “geographical trunk-line route” between the Atlantic and the Mississippi. Nine years later, in 1838, the Iowa Sun and . . . — Map (db m33660) HM
Kansas (Bourbon County), Fort Scott — Combat Infantrymen
To Honor All Combat Infantrymen We were boys and we were young We became men on that hill we overrun Some of us lived, many of us died For a moment with us abide And join in prayer with me To honor those of the combat infantry . . . — Map (db m44169) HM
Kansas (Bourbon County), Fort Scott — In Memory of The Soldiers — of the 1st Regiment Kansas Colored Volunteers
who gave their lives in battle May 18, 1863 near Sherwood, Missouri Henry Aggleson Pvt Co F Greene Allen Pvt Co H John Booth Pvt Co H Edward Cockerell Pvt Co E William Grisby Pvt Co D Frank Haze Pvt Co F Milton Johnson Pvt Co I . . . — Map (db m116815) HM
Kansas (Bourbon County), Fort Scott — Memorial Hall
1925 Memorial Hall was constructed and dedicated to "Those men and women who gave their lives serving our country in World War I" 2001 Memorial Hall is rededicated to "All of the men and women who have served, are now . . . — Map (db m20309) HM
Kansas (Geary County), Fort Riley — In Memory of the Gallant Dead of the Second U.S. Cavalry
. . . — Map (db m89123) WM
Kansas (Geary County), Fort Riley — To the United States Cavalry
This statue, honoring the United States Cavalry and its role in the settlement of the West, is located on what was long known as the Cavalry Parade Ground at Fort Riley. It was constructed in three dimensions through the artistry of the . . . — Map (db m74313) HM
Kansas (Geary County), Junction City — Purple Heart Memorial
Top Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars Middle right My stone is red for the blood they shed. the medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my . . . — Map (db m43968) HM
Kansas (Miami County), Osawatomie — John Brown of Kansas
. . . — Map (db m4347) HM
Kansas (Montgomery County), Coffeyville — Dalton Defenders
This memorial is dedicated to those men who successfully defended Coffeyville during the Dalton Raid. October 5, 1892 — Map (db m4301) HM
Kansas (Pottawatomie County), Wamego — Pottawatomie County
Dedicated by the women of POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY in honor of those from the county who answered their country's call and to the memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice in the World War, 1914-1918 Louis W. Beard • Walter . . . — Map (db m32606) HM
Kansas (Riley County), Manhattan — The American Veteran
In honor of All American Veterans who, although separated by generations, share a common undeniable goal, to valiantly protect and defend our country's freedoms. The American Veteran is forever the symbol of heroism, sacrifice, . . . — Map (db m32763) HM
Kansas (Riley County), Ogden — Veteran's Memorial
. . . — Map (db m32764) HM
Kentucky (Daviess County), Owensboro — 2384 — Medal of Honor Winners
(side 1) Daviess Co. natives who have received the Medal of Honor: John J. Given–Corp, Co K, 6th U.S. Cavalry. Died while trying to recover a fallen soldier at Wichita River, Texas, July 12, 1870. Thomas Cruse- 2nd . . . — Map (db m119829) HM WM
Kentucky (Fayette County), Lexington — Fayette County World War I Memorial — 1917           1919
The Men of Fayette County who gave their lives in Service During the World War. [First column] Fred M. Blakeman • Don Mullis Burris • Marshall Corum • Harry W. Cunningham • Johnson Clay Eales • Clarence R. Gaugh • Sydney . . . — Map (db m14090) HM
Kentucky (Fulton County), Cayce — Casey Jones
In this community, the famous locomotive engineer John Luther Jones, (Alias Casey Jones) spent his boyhood days. Casey's many record feats as locomotive engineer engrossed him deeply in the hearts of his fellow workers. On the morning of April 30th . . . — Map (db m18451) HM
Kentucky (Henderson County), Henderson — They Served with Honor for Freedom
In Memory of Luther Skaggs, Jr. Medal of Honor—World War II Gary L. Littrell Medal of Honor—Vietnam War — Map (db m89389) WM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — Captain John F. Gilooly
Captain John F. Gilooly Louisville’s most famous life saver at the Falls of the Ohio, Captain John F. (Jack) Gilooly (1855 - 1926), assisted in or effected the saving of 6,312 persons, property valued at $5,500,00, and recovery of 400 bodies of . . . — Map (db m104256) HM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — Louisville Firefighters Memorial
“This Memorial Is Dedicated To The Firefighters Who Have Fallen In The Line Of Duty” ( fire fighters ) Jack Hunt Oct 12, 1874 · Joseph Connell Nov 13, 1886 · Nicholas Lawrence Jan 31, 1888 · Dennis Hamilton Feb 17, . . . — Map (db m104724) HM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — Louisville Law Enforcement Memorial
Dedicated To The Memory Of Those Law Enforcement Officers Who Have Given Their Lives In The Line Of Duty John O’Connell LPD July 8, 1869 · Edward Burne LPD July 4, 1895 · Theodore Bossung LPD November 15, 1907 · William Murphy, LPD . . . — Map (db m104726) HM
Kentucky (Leslie County), Hyden — 631 — Sgt. Willie Sandlin
Only Kentuckian to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor in World War I. Born in Kentucky on Jan. 1, 1891. He enlisted 1917, serving as sergeant in 132d Inf., 33d Div. Medal was awarded for bravery, coolness in putting three machine-gun nests out . . . — Map (db m84398) HM
Kentucky (Rowan County), Morehead — Capt. William E. Barber, USMC — Recipient, Medal of Honor
A native of nearby Morgan County, Capt. Barber received our nation's highest decoration for bravery for heroically leading his Marine rifle company in a desperate five-day defense of a frozen mountain pass vital to the 1st Marine Division's breakout . . . — Map (db m120060) HM WM
Louisiana (Allen Parish), Elizabeth — SSG Timothy Bruce Cole, Jr. - Bronze Star with Valor — KIA June 6, 2007, Ah Sadah, Iraq — Operation Iraqi Freedom —
On March 5, 2007, three months prior to his death while conducting a dismounted patrol SSG Cole's element came under heavy enemy machine gun fire from the north and west. One of SSG Cole's section members, PFC Finck, was immediately hit after . . . — Map (db m125178) HM WM
Louisiana (Allen Parish), Kinder — 1st. Lt. Douglas B. Fournet
In Memoriam 1st. Lt. Douglas B. Fournet May 7, 1943 - May 4, 1968

Awarded The Congressional Medal of Honor Posthumously by PRESIDENT RICHARD M. NIXON For Conspicuous Gallantry And Willing Sacrifice

"Greater Love Hath No Man Than This, That A . . . — Map (db m114501) HM WM

Louisiana (Allen Parish), Kinder — 1st. Lt. Douglas Bernard Fournet — B. May 7, 1943 | K.I.A. May 4, 1968 Vietnam
Vietnam Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Army during the War in Vietnam as a First Lieutenant in Company B, 1st Battalion 7th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile). He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery . . . — Map (db m133980) HM
Louisiana (Ascension Parish), Donaldsonville — Dedicated to the Memory Of
Dedicated To The Memory Of These Men Of Ascension Parish Who Gave Their Lives In The Services Of Their Country In World War I and World War II — Map (db m126726) WM
Louisiana (Avoyelles Parish), Marksville — The First Bowie Knife
Rezin P. Bowie, brother of Alamo hero James Bowie, wrote, “The first Bowie knife was made by myself in the Parish of Avoyelles.” With this knife James killed Norris Wright in the famous Sandbar Fight near Natchez, Miss., Sept. 19, 1827. — Map (db m98048) HM
Louisiana (Caldwell Parish), Columbia — Caldwell Parish Veterans Memorial
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Louisiana (Concordia Parish), Spokane — Veterans of Lake St. John
Dedicated To The Veterans Of Lake St. John — Map (db m119589) WM
Louisiana (East Baton Rouge Parish), Zachary — Purple Heart Memorial — Military Order of the Purple Heart
It is foolish and wrong To mourn the men who died Rather we should thank God That such men lived.

General George S. Patton, Jr. — Map (db m129686) WM

Louisiana (Pointe Coupee Parish), New Roads — 1/6 — John Archer LeJeune — Lieutenant General, U.S. Marine Corps — 1867-1942 —
During his more than forty years of service with the Marine Corps, John A. Lejeune participated in campaigns in Panama, Cuba, Mexico, France and Germany. He led the famed 2nd Division, American Expeditionary Force, during World War I with valor and . . . — Map (db m86564) HM WM
Louisiana (St. Landry Parish), Opelousas — Lt. Fr. Joseph "Verbis" Lafleur — Diocese of Lafayette, Louisiana — Priest—WWII Chaplain • U.S. Army Air Corps • P.O.W.-M.I.A. —
(panel 1) Lt. Fr. Joseph "Verbis" Lafleur was born to Valentine and Agatha Dupre Lafleur on January 24, 1912 in Ville Platte, LA and later moved to Opelousas, LA in 1926. From St. Landry Catholic Church, he was accepted by the Diocese . . . — Map (db m86781) HM WM
Louisiana (St. Landry Parish), Opelousas — Rosa B. Scott (Anderson)
On June 20, 1994, an assault occurred at Fairchild Air Force Base by a gunman during which 4 personnel were killed and 23 wounded. Rosa B., a civilian nurse at the base hospital, risked her life as a first responder to prevent further loss of life. . . . — Map (db m108137) HM
Louisiana (St. Martin Parish), Breaux Bridge — Cajun Warrior
Breaux Bridge has a long, rich and proud military heritage. It has given generously to our nation of its men and women, many of whom were decorated for bravery, some achieved positions of great responsibility and unfortunately, many gave their . . . — Map (db m130189) HM WM
Louisiana (Washington Parish), Franklinton — To The Sacred Memory
To The Sacred Memory of Wiley Pierce Born - Jan. 10, 1882. Robert Wesley Crain Born - Aug. 16, 1886. Both Murdered March 3, 1923.

Two native sons of Washington Parish. True and loyal citizens, officers of the Law, were foully . . . — Map (db m110279) HM

Louisiana (West Baton Rouge Parish), Brusly — Herbert Osborn Dickerson — 2/28/1907 - 12/4/1964
Herbert O. Dickerson, son of Osborne and Mary Dickerson, was born at their home on Paul Lane near Brusly, Louisiana, and raised in that area throughout his life except for his time of military service. After being drafted into the service during . . . — Map (db m109921) HM
Maine (Androscoggin County), Auburn — Bonney Park
In Memory of Rodney “Rocky” Bonney. Auburn police officer Rodney “Rocky” Bonney died in the line of duty attempting to rescue a youth from these frigid waters. April 06, 1981. “In Valor There is Hope” — Map (db m1048) HM
Maine (York County), Portsmouth Naval Shipyard — David Glasgow Farragut
Died in This House August 14, 1870 David Glasgow Farragut Admiral in the United States Navy Faithful and Fearless — Map (db m22180) HM
Maryland (Allegany County), Flintstone — Flintstone Veterans Memorial
A memorial to our veterans both living and dead who served in the Armed Forces of the United States In honor of SPL 4 Donald Klinton awarded the bronze star with V Device for heroism 1967 Killed Mar. 25, 1968 while serving with . . . — Map (db m134412) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — Between Morning and Midnight — Maryland Fire Rescue Services Memorial Sculpture
The firefighter and EMS provider are ascending the staircase of time as they depart from this world. they are running to their calling to do the job of serving our community with strenght, determination and sacrifice as if going to war. The second . . . — Map (db m9286) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — British 24 Pounder
Captured on the British flagship Confiance on Lake Champlain, September 11, 1814, by Commodore Thomas MacDonough. This gun has a dent on the muzzle from an American shot which caused the gun to recoil and kill the British commander, . . . — Map (db m7812) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — Commodore John Barry — Annapolis Charter 300 1708-2008 — Commemorating the 1708 Royal Charter under Queen Anne to the City of Annapolis —
Annapolis' Sister City of Wexford, Ireland, was the boyhood home of John Barry, naval hero of the American Revolution. Barry went to sea as a young boy and advanced to be master of his own vessel. he settled in America and in 1776 joined the . . . — Map (db m114944) HM WM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — Mexican War Midshipmen's Monument — Mexican War Monument
[Southwest side of Monument]: To passed Midshipmen H. A. Clemson. and J. R. Hynson lost with the U. S. Brig Somers off Vera Cruz Dec. 8th, 1846 [Northeast side of Monument]: To Midshipmen J. W. Pillsbury. and T. . . . — Map (db m66330) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — Norman Scott Natatorium — Named in honor of Rear Admiral Norman Scott, U.S. Navy — U.S.N.A. Class of 1911 —
. . . — Map (db m60737) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — Pearl Harbor Survivors Association — In Memoriam
[Front]: To those members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at Pearl Harbor and other military installations on the island of Oahu during the Japanese attack on Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, to perpetuate the memory . . . — Map (db m7819) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — The Tripoli Monument
The oldest military monument in the United States honors heroes of the War against the Barbary Coast Pirates, the new republic's first war. In 1804, President Jefferson ordered the nation's tiny naval force to the Mediterranean to protect the . . . — Map (db m100660) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — The Tripoli Monument
To the memory of Somers, Caldwell, Decatur, Wadsworth, Dorsey, Israel. The love of Glory inspired them, Fame has crowned their deeds, History records the event. The Children of Columbia admire and Commerce laments their fall. Erected in the . . . — Map (db m100661) WM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Annapolis — Vice Admiral James Bond Stockdale — 1923 - 2005
[Panel 1:] [Rendering of the Medal of Honor (U.S. Navy/Marine Corps)] "Never give in; never give in; never, never, never--in nothing great or small, large or petty--never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. . . . — Map (db m12972) HM
Maryland (Anne Arundel County), Pasadena — So We Will Not Forget
With God's blessing, we dedicate this emblem of liberty to the men and women of this community who served and those who gave their all so that we, their children, and our childrens children can live in freedom, peace and harmony with our fellow men . . . — Map (db m9281) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — 1917 – 1918
The residents of the Twenty First Ward as a lasting expression of their gratitude and affection have placed this tablet as a testimonial to the young men of this community, who in a spirit of unselfish patriotism answered their country’s call in the . . . — Map (db m41354) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — Baltimore City Fire Department
Dedicated to the Members of the Baltimore City Fire Department, Past, Present and Future. — Map (db m2704) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — Baltimore Police Department
Established 1784 by an act of the Maryland Legislature. This living memorial is dedicated by the Department to all members, past and present. Who have served with honor, dedication, and loyalty. Many of whom have made the supreme . . . — Map (db m2601) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — In Memorial — 1955 - 2005
Six members of the Baltimore City Fire Department died in the line of duty while fighting a fire at the Tru-Fit clothing company 507-509 East Baltimore Street on February 16, 1955. Batallion Chief Francis P. O'Brien, Fourth Batallion • Fire . . . — Map (db m7320) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — Joseph Gans — Mount Auburn Cemetery
GANS Joseph Nov.25, 1874-Aug.10, 1910. World’s Lightweight Champion 1902-1904 1906-1908 Inducted into IBHOF 1990 [Bronze plaque at bottom of monument:] Grave site restored 2005 - Veteran Boxers Association, Inc. . . . — Map (db m114591) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — Lt. Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Memorial
Baltimore Police Badge No. 122. In memory of Lieutenant Owen E. Sweeney, Jr. Baltimore Police Department. Sworn June 10, 1963. Killed in the Line of Duty, May 7, 1997 while selflessly helping his fellow officers preserve the tranquility of this . . . — Map (db m114578) HM
Maryland, Baltimore — The Negro Heroes of the United States
Dedicated to the memory of the Negro Heroes of the United States. “Sleep in Peace, slain in thy country’s wars.” A gift to the city of Baltimore by an anonymous donor Sculptor – James E. Lewis 1971. (Sash held by . . . — Map (db m8409) HM
Maryland (Baltimore County), Owings Mills — Lieutenant Milton Ernest Ricketts Memorial — World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
In Memory of Lieutenant Milton Ernest Ricketts, United States Navy, August 7, 1913-May 8, 1942. Lieutenant Ricketts of Baltimore County was killed in action during World War II, aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS Yorktown (CV 5), in the battle of the . . . — Map (db m72402) WM
Maryland (Frederick County), Emmitsburg — "To Lift a Nation"
Three firemen raised a flag at ground zero in silent tribute to those brave firefighters who answered the call. This noble flag is raised permanently in honor of those heroes and all who serve this great nation. May God continue to bless America! . . . — Map (db m19023) HM
Maryland (Frederick County), Frederick — A Good Night's Rest — Frederick's Hotel Block
This part of downtown Frederick has long been a place of lodging and hospitality for travelers along the National Road. Kimball's Inn, Talbott's Tavern, the City Hotel and the Francis Scott Key Hotel have occupied this site for over two hundred . . . — Map (db m104243) HM
Maryland (Harford County), Havre de Grace — Capt. Anthony J. Synodinos & 1st Lt. Edward G. Conrad, — Civil Air Patrol
In memory of Capt. Anthony J. Synodinos, CAP Chaplain (1 Lt.) Edward G. Conrad, CAP They died April 6, 1954, in an airplane crash off this point while performing a search and rescue mission. Service like theirs with thoughts more for . . . — Map (db m36897) HM
Maryland (Howard County), Ellicott City — Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Department
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Maryland (Montgomery County), Bethesda — "All are Welcome to the Healing Plaza" — Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
This plaza is a tribute to the history and legacy of two great military medical institutions and their contributions to military medicine. Through this garden’s peaceful landscape, sculpture, and memorials, visitors are reminded of our commitment to . . . — Map (db m70946) HM
Maryland (Montgomery County), Gaithersburg — Gaithersburg Washington Grove Volunteer Fire Department
The completion of the railroad in the 1870's brought increasing prosperity to Gaithersburg. As the town grew so did the need for protection from the ever present dangers of fire. In September of 1892, a committee of volunteers formed the . . . — Map (db m3352) HM
Maryland (Montgomery County), Gaithersburg — Second Lieutenant William J. Christman, III
The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross posthumously to Second Lieutenant William J. Christman, III, United States Marine Corps Reserve, for service as set forth in the following Citation: For extraordinary . . . — Map (db m331) HM
Maryland (Montgomery County), Rockville — Richard Montgomery — 1738 - 1775
Born in Ireland; served in the British Army in the French & Indian War. Joined the American Revolution as the most experienced general in the Continental Army. Led the invasion of Canada where he was killed in the Battle of Quebec, becoming the . . . — Map (db m50480) HM
Maryland (Prince George's County), College Park — University of Maryland Memorial Chapel
Erected as a memorial and dedicated October 12, 1952 to those University of Maryland men and women who gave their lives in the service of their country — Map (db m6622) HM
Maryland (Prince George's County), Oxon Hill — Saint Lorenzo Ruiz — First Filipino Saint — St. Columba Church —
Saint Lorenzo Ruiz First Filipino Saint Born: Binondo, Manila, Philippines, 1600[?] Died for the Faith: Nagasaki, Japan, 1637 -- Spirit of the Living God Charismatic Community, Filipino Ministry and St. Columba Parish. Dedicated, . . . — Map (db m40715) HM
Maryland (Queen Anne's County), Centreville — Honor • Valor • WWI • WWII • Korea • Vietnam
To honor the veterans of Queen Anne’s County who served their country in time of war and especially those who made the supreme sacrifice so that we and future generations may enjoy freedom. — Map (db m3106) WM
Maryland (Washington County), Smithburg — Officer Christopher Shane Nicholson
In memory of Officer Christopher Shane Nicholson 592 He lost his life protecting the community of Smithsburg on December 19, 2007

I Am A Warrior by Jon F. Hooper I stand with God. I fight not for glory or fame, for they are . . . — Map (db m105535)

Maryland (Wicomico County), Salisbury — The Great Salisbury Fire
On October 17, 1886 a small fire was discovered at Toadvine's Livery Stable on Dock Street, now Market Street. Fire spread very rapidly and eventually consumed 200 buildings including most of the commerical district. Soon after the fire began, . . . — Map (db m3860) HM
Maryland (Worcester County), Ocean City — Students of Ocean City High School in World War II
Erected by the P.T.A. In Honor of Students of Ocean City High School who so heroically served in the Armed Forces 1941 – World War II - 1945 And dedicated to the memory of these who sacrificed their lives for Democracy, Peace and . . . — Map (db m69407) WM
Massachusetts (Bristol County), New Bedford — Lost Lightship Sailors Memorial
Text on Upper Front (East) Side of Memorial: Lost Lightship Sailors Memorial This Memorial created in Memory of All Lightship Sailors lost in performance of duties Inspired by Harold Flagg, LV 73 . . . — Map (db m86786) HM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Marblehead — In Memory of Those Who Have Died
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Massachusetts (Middlesex County), Cambridge — James Walter Mullally Crossing
On the evening of October 11, 1920, James Walter Mullally, a crossing tender on the Boston & Maine Railroad at the North Cambridge station, which was located nearby, lost his life in a vain attempt to rescue the aged Mrs. Emma Osgood from an . . . — Map (db m100461) HM
Massachusetts (Middlesex County), Marlborough — Robert W. "Red" Touchette
Dedicated to USAF Captain "Red" Robert W. Touchette Born August 31, 1931 Killed January 27, 1962 Sacrificed his life by diving his disabled F-86 jet into the Alabama River to avoid a populated area 38 combat missions over Korea A true hero . . . — Map (db m66599) HM WM
Massachusetts (Suffolk County), Boston — Memorial to Robert Gould Shaw and the Massachusetts 54th Regiment
[On the front of the monument, part of the relief itself]: Omnia Relinqvit / Servare Rempvblicam [Underneath the relief]: Robert Gould Shaw Colonel of the Fifty Fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Infantry born in Boston 10 . . . — Map (db m20209) HM
Massachusetts (Suffolk County), Boston — North Sea Mine Force Memorial — U. S. Navy, World War I —
A type of the 56,571 mines laid and swept in the mine barrier placed in the North Sea by the United States Navy during the World War, 1917-1919, the greatest achievement of its nature recorded in all naval history and placed here as a tribute to . . . — Map (db m37582) HM
Massachusetts (Suffolk County), Charlestown (Boston) — A New View of an Old Ship — USS Cassin Young (DD-793) — Charlestown Naval Yard, Boston National Historical Park —
Since 1981, millions of visitors have walked the decks of USS CASSIN YOUNG, experiencing her history and heroics. Now they have the opportunity to see a new side of this “greyhound of the sea” - what lies below the waterline. . . . — Map (db m71480) WM
Massachusetts (Worcester County), Northborough — Northborough World War I Memorial
Dedicated in Honor and Memory of Those of Northborough Who Served in the World War 1917-1918 — Map (db m29726) HM
Michigan (Monroe County), Monroe — General George A. Custer
Born Dec. 5, 1839, New Rumley, Ohio. Graduated U.S. Military Academy, June 1861. Brigadier General Volunteers June 29, 1863. Brevet Major General Volunteers Oct., 1864. Commanded Michigan Brigade of cavalry at Battle of . . . — Map (db m20878) HM
Michigan (Monroe County), Monroe — Michigan's Tribute to Kentucky
This Monument is dedicated to the Memory of the heroes who Lost their lives in our country's defense, in the Battle and Massacre of the River Raisin, January 22nd, and 23rd, 1813. — Map (db m20937) HM
Michigan (Oakland County), Ferndale — Deputy Albert Anderson — Murdered in the Line of Duty August 12, 1917
Shortly after midnight on August 12, 1917, Oakland County Deputy Sheriff Albert Anderson arrived at Nine Mile Road and Woodward Avenue on the interurban railway car. After disembarking, he noticed a suspicious man in front of a nearby business. . . . — Map (db m108384) HM
Michigan (Washtenaw County), Manchester — Manchester War Memorial
In memory of our soldiers dead 1861 - 1865 1898 - 1899 WW I               WW II 1917 - 1918      1941 - 1946 Korean              Vietnam 1950 - 1955       1961 - 1975 — Map (db m26797) HM
Michigan (Wayne County), Livonia — George A. Custer U.S. Army Reserve Center
Dedicated in memory of Major General George A. Custer 1839-1876 Distinguished soldier from the state of Michigan was graduated from U.S. Military Academy 1861 He, with 264 officers and men of the Seventh U.S. Calvary, was killed in action . . . — Map (db m26787) HM
Michigan (Wayne County), River Rouge — Civil War /Spanish War /World War
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Minnesota (Crow Wing County), Garrison — William A. Tauer
This memorial erected in honor of William A. Tauer who sacrificed his life to save others during the storm on Mille Lacs Lake June 10, 1927 — Map (db m78406) HM
Minnesota (Pine County), Sandstone — Sandstone Area Veterans Memorial
In honor and in memory of all men and women who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America — Map (db m12826) HM
Mississippi (Covington County), Collins — PFC Mack A. Jordan — 1928 — 1951 — Medal of Honor —
"Company F" 21st. Infantry Regiment 24th. Infantry Division 1928 — 1951 ★★★★★ Citation Private First Class Jordan distinguished himself by conspicuous . . . — Map (db m111518) HM WM
Mississippi (Holmes County), Lexington — PFC Milton Lee Olive III
Milton Lee Olive III, a native of Chicago, moved to Holmes County and attended school in Lexington. During the Vietnam War, Olive served in Co. B, 2nd Bttn. (Airborne), 503rd Infantry. Near Phu Cong, on October 22, 1965, Olive saved the lives of . . . — Map (db m140856) HM
Mississippi (Simpson County), Magee — Simpson County Veterans Monument
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Mississippi (Warren County), Vicksburg — Combat Wounded Veterans — Military Order of the Purple Heart — 1782-1932 —
Dedicated To The Recipients Of The Nation's Oldest Military Decoration "The Purple Heart" My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all . . . — Map (db m109895) WM
Mississippi (Warren County), Vicksburg National Military Park — Dash of Courage
On May 19, 1863, the 55th Ilinois Infantry was pinned down by enemy fire and running out of ammunition. Orion P. Howe, a 14-year-old musician, volunteered to run back and get more. On the way, he was wounded. He found General Sherman near this . . . — Map (db m109454) HM
Missouri (Gasconade County), Hermann — Hermann: Germania's Liberator
In the year A.D. 9 the warrior Hermann, then known as Arminius, led an army of northern Europeans to oppose a Roman intrusion into their homeland. In the ensuing Battle of the Teutoburg Forest, the annihilation of three Roman legions by Hermann's . . . — Map (db m63254) HM
Missouri (Jackson County), Independence — Independence Veterans Memorial
This permanent memorial shall serve to provide lasting tribute to those Independence veterans that have made the ultimate sacrifice in order to preserve and protect the tremendous freedom each of us so richly enjoy [Honor Roll List . . . — Map (db m34854) HM
Missouri (Newton County), Diamond — American Legion Post 431 Veterans Memorial
In honor of all who served in the defense of our country For God and Country — Map (db m42013) HM
Missouri (Pemiscot County), Caruthersville — Lt. Col. John B. England
Born Jan. 15, 1923 Caruthersville, Missouri Died Nov. 17, 1954 Toul, France (Left Side Inscription) Colonel England participated in 108 combat missions during World War II. He destroyed 19 German aircraft and on one mission downed four enemy . . . — Map (db m36402) HM
Nebraska (Dawes County), Fort Robinson State Park — 392 — Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Robinson
Black soldiers of the Ninth and Tenth Cavalry regiments (called "buffalo soldiers" by the Plains Indians) garrisoned Fort Robinson for eighteen years and played an important role in northwestern Nebraska's history. Organized in 1866, the regiments . . . — Map (db m4134) HM
Nebraska (Lincoln County), Sutherland — Purple Heart Trail — Freedom is not Free
      The Purple Heart medal was originated by General George Washington on August 7, 1782 for distinguished valor and is now awarded only to members of the armed forces of the United States who have been wounded in combat against an armed enemy. . . . — Map (db m89175) HM
Nebraska (Washington County), Fort Calhoun — 457 — The Death of Marshal Suverkrubbe
About 3 a.m. on December 5, 1932, Fort Calhoun marshal Albert Suverkrubbe was shot while trying to apprehend two men fleeing Kruse's Red and White Grocery at 106 S. Fourteenth Street. Suverkrubbe died from his wounds nine days later, leaving his . . . — Map (db m7767) HM
Nevada (Douglas County), Gardnerville — Airtanker 130 Is Headed West
From this Valley on 17 June 2002, the crew of Tanker 130, Steven Wass, Craig Labare and Michael Davis answered the call to duty and took wing to fight a horrific fire in the Sierras. For their determination and ultimate sacrifice, we honor their . . . — Map (db m25358) HM
Nevada (Storey County), Virginia City — The Great Fire of 1875
Early in the morning on October 26, 1875 fire broke out in Kate Shea’s Boarding House. A strong wind quickly spread the fire. Gallant attempts from the volunteer firemen to extinguish the blaze were futile. By 11:00 A.M., most of the city had . . . — Map (db m21646) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Fair Lawn — In Memory of Fair Lawn Police Officer Mary Ann Collura — Who on this Hallowed Ground Gave Her Life in the Line-of-Duty on April 17, 2003
"Set your goals high. Work hard and believe in yourself and you can be whatever you want." Mary Ann Collura. Dedicated by the grateful Residents of Bergen County — Map (db m63048) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Fort Lee — F. F. Fred Cavaliere — Engine Company No. 1 — In Memorium —
Killed in the Line of Duty at the Evans Film Fire – February 7th, 1925 Linwood Ave. & Main St. • Fort Lee, N.J.           On Saturday, February 7, 1925 the department responded to a fire at the National Evans Film Laboratory located at . . . — Map (db m54910) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Hillsdale Fire Department Monument
Dedicated to the Memory of Our Departed Members Hillsdale Fire Department 1977 "Honor Roll" marker: In Memorium O.S. Trall 1924 • H.H. Herring 1927 • G.W. Saul 1927 • J.H. Westphal 1928 • A.H. Storms 1929 • C. Potter 1932 • T.C. . . . — Map (db m22212) HM
New Jersey (Burlington County), Beverly — Memorial Field — Passing The Torch of Freedom
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New Jersey (Essex County), Newark — Dewey Joseph Sherbo, III
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New Jersey (Essex County), Newark — Joseph A. Pocchio
In memory of Essex County Police Officer Joseph A. Pocchio August 23, 1949 – August 4, 1979 Killed in the line of duty safeguarding the lives of Essex County citizens — Map (db m52188) HM
New Jersey (Hudson County), Jersey City — Farrier Memorial
to the Volunteer Fireman of Jersey City Erected through the bequest of Capt. Frederick T. Farrier as a token of the friendship and esteem in which he held his former associates in the Volunteer Fire Department. Edwin M. Farrier 1931                 . . . — Map (db m42413) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — PFC. Charles L. Danberry
In memory of PFC. Charles L. Danberry who gave his life in service for his country serving in the U.S.M.C. in Vietnam. — Map (db m18265) HM
New Jersey (Mercer County), Princeton — Campsite of The Army of Louis XVI, King of France
Commanded by General de Rochambeau during their march to victory at Yorktown August 31, 1781 — Map (db m5382) HM
New Jersey (Mercer County), Trenton — Firemen’s Memorial
Dedicated to the Fire Department of the City of Trenton Volunteer Department Organized February 7, 1747 Paid Department Established April 4, 1892 Re-dedicated 1961 (Second Plaque): Memorial to the members of the . . . — Map (db m3983) HM
New Jersey (Mercer County), Trenton — In Loving Memory of Fire Fighters
In loving memory of Fire Fighters Robert J. Mizopalko born 9/16/1952 Joseph F. Woods, Jr. born 11/25/1960 The supreme sacrifice was made by these two brave men on the morning of August 4, 1986 while fighting a 3rd alarm fire at 121 South . . . — Map (db m3792) HM
New Jersey (Middlesex County), Cranbury — Todd Beamer
This building is named in honor of Todd Beamer By act of congress P.L. 107-129 January 16, 2002 — Map (db m36075) HM
New Jersey (Middlesex County), East Brunswick — Basilone Memorial Bridge
Dedicated to the Memory of Gunnery Sergeant John A. Basilone of Raritan, NJ, United States Marine Corps. Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for extraordinary heroism at Guadalcanal 1942. Killed in Action at Iwo Jima 1945. November 30, 1951 — Map (db m60985) HM
New Jersey (Middlesex County), Monroe Township — Eisenhower Tree
Planted June 2001 Honoring every veteran who has served our nation With respect and gratitude, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 262 Monroe Township, New Jersey — Map (db m35847) HM
New Jersey (Monmouth County), Red Bank — 1941-2007 Red Bank Veterans Monument
Four sided monument ingraved with names of veterans serving from 1941 through 2007.Map (db m12974) WM
New Jersey (Monmouth County), Rumson — 1945 - 2005 Rumson Veterans Monument
1945 - 1955 Berlin Cold War Korea [127 names are engraved for the decade 1955-1965] 1955 - 1965 Berlin Cuba Lebanon Taiwan Vietnam [72 names are engraved for the decade 1955-1965] 1965 - 1975 Cambodia . . . — Map (db m13042) WM
New Jersey (Morris County), Boonton — Boonton Fire Department 100th Anniversary
Boonton Fire Department 100th Anniversary 1891     1991 This memorial is dedicated to the men who have served the Town of Boonton as volunteer firemen in the past and to those who continue to serve. — Map (db m88840) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Boonton — Everett E. Hatcher
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New Jersey (Morris County), Boonton — Gone But Not Forgotten
In Memory Of Those Who Left Us So Suddenly Dedicated May 21, 2005 Detective Gordon N. Smith, March 17, 1975 Captain John D. Muriano, Feb. 28, 1982 Patrolman Stephen J. Koval, June 6, 2002 Patrolman Kurt A. Keller, Nov. 14, 2006 . . . — Map (db m88841) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Chester — Sgt. Larry W. Maysey
K.I.A. Laos, S.E. Asia Nov. 9, 1967 U.S.A.F. "To assist wounded survivors, That others may live. Sgt. Maysey subjected himself to a hail of hostile fire." "For those who fight for it, Life has a flavor that the Protected will never know . . . — Map (db m20327) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Harding Twsp — Richard J. Guadagno — September 26, 1962 - September 11, 2001
Richard J. Guadagno, a U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) employee, passionately devoted his life to the conservation of natural resources. He was the Refuge Mangaer of Humbolt Bay National Wildlife Refuge in California and a trained law . . . — Map (db m73940) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Stirling — Tower of Remembrance — at The Shrine of Saint Joseph
September 11, 2001 "We Will Remember" — Map (db m19591) HM
New Jersey (Ocean County), Point Pleasant Beach — 1st Sgt. Leonard G. Lomell — Second Ranger Battalion
Dedicated to 1st Sgt. Leonard G. Lomell, a former member of Company D, 2nd Ranger Battalion, United States Army, World War II, in recongnition of his Distinguished Service to his unit and country. On June 6, 1944, D-Day, 1st Sgt. Lomell, as an . . . — Map (db m7733) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Bedminster — Great War Heroes.
In honor of our great war heroes. — Map (db m100847) WM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Brenardsville — Bernardsville Fire Company
To the glory of God and in memory of the departed members of the Bernardsville Fire Company. — Map (db m19597) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Liberty Corner — The Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route
On this site French Troops under Le Comte De Rochambeau encamped August 29, 1781 en route to meeting Gen. George Washington and achieving their victory at Yorktown, American independence was assured there in Virginia by the defeat and surrender of . . . — Map (db m11580) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Raritan — John Basilone — Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps — Hero Of Guadalcanal —
Marker Front: Born in Buffalo NY, Novemver 4, 1916 Enlisted from Raritan, N.J., July 11, 1940 Awarded Congressional Medal Of Honor for Heroic Action on October 24, 25, 1942 Volunteered again for combat, Dec. 27, 1943 Killed in action . . . — Map (db m16987) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Somerville — Somerset County 9/11 Memorial and Clock Tower
The Citizens of Somerset County dedicate this Memorial to the thousands of innocent lives lost on September 11, 2001 and to the families that loved them. From this county, we remember and honor: Kermit Anderson Evan Jay Barton . . . — Map (db m5221) HM
New Jersey (Sussex County), Newton — Sussex County Public Safety Memorial
Sussex County Public Safety Memorial Dedicated to Those Who Have Given Their Lives in Service to Our Community Law Enforcement Roll of Honor John D. Kinney     Newton – 1934 · Joseph C. Walter Jr.     New Jersey State Police – . . . — Map (db m105227) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Belvidere — Warren County Purple Heart Monument
Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 - 1932 Dedicated to all recipients of the Purple Heart, those wounded during our nation's wars and conflicts. My stone is red for the blood they shed, the medal I bear . . . — Map (db m30523) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Belvidere — Warren County Veterans Monument
[ Center Marker: ] We, The Citizens of Warren County, dedicate this monument on the eleventh day of November, nineteen hundred and ninety eight, to the Veterans of Warren County who have made the ultimate sacrifice, thus preserving for . . . — Map (db m81106) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Hackettstown — Sea Wolf — John Duncan Bulkeley
Sea Wolf In Memorial America’s Most Decorated Warrior John Duncan Bulkeley Vice Admiral, United States Navy August 19, 1911 – April 6, 1996 World War II   Korea Schooled in Beattystown 1928 graduate, Hackettstown High School . . . — Map (db m101971) WM
New Jersey (Warren County), Phillipsburg — Kenneth "Red" Vandegrift — Medal of Honor — In Honored Memory —
Patrolman, #171 Phillipsburg Police Department For bravery and devotion to duty in sacrificing his own life on November 20th, 1930 while protecting and serving the citizens of Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Bestowed posthumously and . . . — Map (db m63110) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Port Murray — Mansfield Township Veterans Monument
Dedicated in honor of the sacrifices made by the men and women of Mansfield Township who served in the armed services on the United States in all wars. — Map (db m19144) HM
New Mexico (Lincoln County), Fort Stanton — American Merchant Marine Monuments
In Memory Of The Men And Women Of The American Merchant Marine ----------------------- American Merchant Marine Veterans This ancient anchor is a tribute to Merchant Mariners the world over. Donated by Betty Wattam in memory of Joseph . . . — Map (db m102809) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — The Four Immortal Chaplains
George L. Fox, Methodist minister Alexander D. Goode, Jewish Rabbi Clark V. Poling, Dutch Reformed Minister John P. Washington, Catholic Priest During the early morning hours of February 3, 1943 the USAT Dorchester was part of a convoy of six . . . — Map (db m64989) HM WM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Medal of Honor Monument
[Front]: John Denny Sergeant, United States Army Company B, 9th U.S. Cavalry Awarded the Medal of Honor at Las Animas Canyon, New Mexico 18 September 1879 Born 1846 Big Flats, New York Citation Removed a wounded comrade . . . — Map (db m90251) HM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — Job Hoisington Buffalo's 1812 War Hero
A hero was born when "Gallant" Job Hoisington sacrificed his life at this location on Dec. 30, 1813. During a battle between Capt. Hull's US Army Militia and British forces with their Native allies, the 51-year old Hoisington single-handedly held . . . — Map (db m26438) HM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — Poland’s Contribution in the Second World War, 1939 - 1945
[Rendering of Poland’s “White Eagle” Coat of Arms and Polish soldiers in action during WWII] This memorial is dedicated to the members of the Polish Armed Forces who gallantly participated in active combat on land, high seas and in the . . . — Map (db m76072) HM WM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — John J. Fraser
Dedicated in memory of Patrolman John J. Fraser killed in performance of duty Sept 28, 1934. Private First Class-Battery D, 59th Field Artillery C.A.C. of the A.E.F. — Map (db m18402) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — The Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance and Tribute Walk
The Foundation wishes to express its gratitude to the many individuals who worked so hard and gave so generously to make this memorial a reality. Principal Benefactors: Ebbets Field Wall of Remembrance Foundation, Inc., Sol Moglen, Founder; Mark . . . — Map (db m61554) WM
New York (Livingston County), Avon — John Hubbard Forsyth
John Hubbard Forsyth born August 10, 1797, John farmed this land with his father. After his wife, Deborah, died in 1828, he left his family in New York traveling to Kentucky where he joined a cavalry unit. Later he became a Captain in . . . — Map (db m125491) HM
New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Captain Brian C. Hickey Memorial
This monument is dedicated in loving memory of Captain Brian C. Hickey Rescue Company 4 Fire Department, City of New York

Captain Hickey along with 342 other firefighters made the supreme sacrifice defending the City of New York . . . — Map (db m133895) HM WM

New York (Nassau County), Glen Cove — Sgt. Major Daniel J. Daly — United States Marine Corps
Medal of Honor Seige of Peking 1900 Medal of Honor Haitian Rebellion 1915 Navy Cross   1918 Distinguished Service Cross   1918 A native of Glen Cove, Dan Daly will live forever as a hero, a legend, a two time Medal of Honor winner and as a . . . — Map (db m65166) HM
New York (New York County), New York — "The Kneeling Fireman"
In commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of 9/11/01, the Milstein Family and Emigrant Bank have dedicated this site to display “The Kneeling Fireman” statue which harkens back to the events of that fateful day. The statue was . . . — Map (db m60530) HM
New York (New York County), New York — 369th Infantry Regiment Memorial — “Harlem Hellfighters” Monument —
This monument honors the legendary 369th Infantry Regiment known as the Harlem Hellfighters. The black granite obelisk is a replica of a 1997 memorial that stands in Sechault in Northern France, where the 369th soldiers distinguished themselves in . . . — Map (db m18993) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Balto — The Sled Dogs
Dedicated to the indomitable spirit of The Sled Dogs that relayed antitoxins six hundred miles over rough ice across treacherous waters through arctic blizzards from Nenana to the relief of stricken Nome in the winter of 1925. . . . — Map (db m23428) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Bowling Green / Sports Museum of America — Exploring Downtown
Bowling Green This little patch of green surrounded by grand Broadway office buildings survives as New York City’s oldest public park – Bowling Green. It served as a cattle pasture and a parade ground before being designated in 1733 as a . . . — Map (db m129591) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Firehouse Engine Company No. 33
This 1898 firehouse, designed by Ernest Flagg and W.B. Chambers, is a striking example of the French Beaux Arts style of architecture. At the time of construction it was also the headquarters of the Chief of the Fire Department. The colorful and . . . — Map (db m24424) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Firemen’s Memorial — Riverside Park
      The Firemen’s Memorial (1913) in Riverside Park is one of the most impressive monuments in New York City. The monument was designed by H. Van Buren Magonigle (1867-1935) and its sculptures are attributed to Attilio Piccirilli (1866-1945). . . . — Map (db m54004) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Firemen’s Memorial
To the heroic dead of the Fire Department < Back of Monument : > To the men of the Fire Department of the City of New York who died at the call of duty Soldiers in a war that never ends This memorial is dedicated by the people of a . . . — Map (db m54005) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Four Chaplains Memorial
These London Plane trees were planted in memory of Four Chaplains of U.S. Army Rev. George L. Fox, Chc. Rabbi Alexander D. Goode, Chc. Rev. Clark V. Poling, Chc. Rev. Father John P. Washington, Chc. who, after giving their life belts to their fellow . . . — Map (db m40510) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Memorial Glade
This Memorial Glade is dedicated To those whose actions in our time of need Led to their injury, sickness, and death Responders and recovery workers Survivors and community members Suffering long after September 11, 2001 From exposure . . . — Map (db m134636) HM

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