Korean War Veterans Memorial

Korean War Veterans Memorial (HM5L2)

Location: Washington, DC 20418
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 53.267', W 77° 2.833'

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[Inscription: Panel 1]:
Our nation honors her sons and daughters who answered the call to defend a country they never knew and a people they never met.

1950 * Korea * 1953

[Panel 2]:
Freedom Is Not Free

[Panel 3]:
Dead: U.S.A. 54,246; U.N. 628,883
Missing: U.S.A. 8,177; U.N. 470,267
Captured: U.S.A. 7,140; U.N. 92,970
Wounded: U.S.A. 103,284; U.N. 1,644,453

[Panel 4]:
Korean War Veterans Memorial...
Achitects: Cooper-Lecky Architects
Sculptor: Frank C. Gaylord, II
Muralist: Louis Nelson Associates
Builders and Fabricators:
Faith Construction, Inc. · R. J. Crowley, Inc. · Cold Spring Granite Co. · Tallix Art Foundry
Design and Construction Agent:
U.S. Army Engineers, Baltimore District

Funded by donations from veterans, families and friends.
HM NumberHM5L2
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Year Placed1995
Placed ByAmerican Battle Monuments Commission and the Korean War Veterans Memorial Advisory Board
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 8:45pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 322440 N 4306315
Decimal Degrees38.88778333, -77.04721667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 53.267', W 77° 2.833'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 53' 16.02" N, 77° 2' 49.98" W
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Area Code(s)202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1964 Independence Ave SW, Washington DC 20418, US
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