Korean War and Vietnam War memorial, Wakefield, Mass.


Korean War and Vietnam War memorial, Wakefield, Mass.


Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-


[Wakefield, Mass. : The author,




Photos show front and rear views of the granite memorial with a bronze plaque listed Wakefield's casualties in the two wars. The monument is located at the extreme south end of the Upper Common. Photos taken at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2007.;"Dedicated to these Wakefieldians who gave the supreme sacrifice in Korea and Vietnam. Korea - Gerald F. Scott, Richard W. Marson, Edward J. Meuse, Jr. Vietnam - Anthony G. Velardo, Peter F. Schramm, Peter B. Rich, John J. Fitzgibbons, John P. Legge, Harvey A. Duhy, Jr." - text from south (front) side of monument.;"Dedicated by Thomas F. Inglis, U.S. Army 30th Inf. W.W.II" - text from north (rear) side of monument.;The monument is part of the Common Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places.


Massachusetts -- History -- Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Monuments; Massachusetts -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Monuments.

Wakefield (Mass.) -- Pictorial works.

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Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-, "Korean War and Vietnam War memorial, Wakefield, Mass.," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #13957, http://heritage.noblenet.org/items/show/13957 (accessed September 23, 2017).