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Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial
4715 Mercer Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106Map
+1 215 535 0643
Overview

The names etched in this black marble monument call up the stories of these soldier's ultimate sacrifice. Inspired by her big sister in Washington, D.C., the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial honors the memory of the 645 local residents who fell in the Vietnam War. Engraved scenes of the war, depicting acts of heroism, bravery and rescue along with vignettes highlighting the suffering of war, make silent and sobering testimony to the lists of fallen local heroes.

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