Veteran's Memorial - Citrus Heights, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys
N 38° 42.016 W 121° 17.552
10S E 648479 N 4284898
Quick Description: The newest of several veteran's memorials in the Sylvan Cemetery.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/12/2013 6:17:32 PM
Waymark Code: WMHHKD
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
Emblems of the branches of the Armed Forces are mounted on black marble near the center of the cemetery. There is also a bronze plaque. The memorial is right next to a cemetery roadway so there is close parking and easy access. This memorial compliments several other veteran memorials that are in the cemetery.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: those who served in the Armed Forces of the United states during times of war and peace

Marker Text:
The Sacrifices of Few Ensure the Freedom of Many A grateful community remembers those who served in the Armed Forces of the United states during times of war and peace, whose courage and sacrifices continue to defend and preserve our freedom. These military emblems are appropriately dedicated on Memorial day 2001, to the loyal men and women who served our country.

Who Put it Here?: Legion Post 637; VFW Post 5991

Description of Memorial:
Located near the center of the cemetery, the memorial has two black marble clad sections separated by a walkway leading to a flagpole. The emblems of the service branches of the U S Armed forces are mounted on the two marble sections. There is also plaque which is transcribed in the section above.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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