Viet Nam Veterans Memorial, a War Memorial

Viet Nam Veterans Memorial, a War Memorial (HM22WT)

Location: Dayton, OH 45402 Montgomery County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 44.521', W 84° 11.513'

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Dayton, Ohio

—Honoring Clark, Darke, Greene, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, Warren Counties —

The land for this memorial was donated by
the City of Dayton and its people in respect
and tribute to the Viet Nam Veteran.
"This is a living is a celebration
of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. No
statues of war torn soldiers with pointed firearms
will guard this park. For the Viet Nam Veteran
has chosen not to remind America of war and
turmoil, but to further the dreams of peace
and serenity."
Mayor Paul R. Leonard May 30, 1984

These Individuals and Organizations
made significant contributions
to the creation of this park
in special memory
CorporalJames Vroom, USMC (KIA)
Viet Nam Veterans Memorial Park Fund
Wylie B. Hogeman, chairman Bonnie Macaulay
Frederick Bartenstein, III Brad Tillson *
Howard I. Charbeneau Francis J. Winslow
Viet Nam Veterans of America Chapter 97
City of Dayton

This living memorial is
dedicated to the men and women
who served with distinction
and valor in the Republic of
Viet Nam between 1959 and 1975.
A grateful nation and the
respect of citizens of the
Greater Dayton Area honor
their patriotism and sacrifice.
May 26, 1986
HM NumberHM22WT
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Date Added Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:01am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 740617 N 4402895
Decimal Degrees39.74201667, -84.19188333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 44.521', W 84° 11.513'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 44' 31.26" N, 84° 11' 30.78" W
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Area Code(s)937
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Great Miami River Recreational Trail, Dayton OH 45402, US
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