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Vernon County Memorial to Veterans of Foreign Wars


This stone memorial to Veterans of Foreign Wars is located on the Vernon County Courthouse lawn, originally constructed to commemorate the service of World War Veterans, the monument was expanded to include Veterans through the Vietnam conflict. The names of all perished Vernon County Veterans from each conflict are inscribed in the stone.  

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We need your help. If you live in, or frequently travel through the state of Missouri, and come across, or know of a monument or memorial to WWI service members, please contact us and tell us where we can find it. We will then send one of our staff to take photographs and gather needed information.

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