TL4059 : US Forces Memorial Statue (1) - The Soldier

taken 9 years ago, near to Coton, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

US Forces Memorial Statue (1) - The Soldier
US Forces Memorial Statue (1) - The Soldier
One of 4 statues which stand in front of the names wall, on which are carved the names of 5127 US servicemen who have no known grave. The quotation at head height runs the entire length of the wall, and reads:

THE AMERICANS WHOSE NAMES APPEAR HERE WERE PART OF THE PRICE THAT FREE MEN FOR A SECOND TIME IN THIS CENTURY HAVE BEEN FORCED TO PAY TO DEFEND HUMAN LIBERTY AND RIGHTS - ALL WHO SHALL HEREAFTER LIVE IN FREEDOM WILL BE HERE REMINDED THAT TO THESE MEN AND THEIR COMRADES WE OWE A DEBT TO BE PAID WITH GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THEIR SACRIFICE AND WITH THE HIGH RESOLVE THAT THE CAUSE FOR WHICH THEY DIED SHALL LIVE ETERNALLY
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 February, 2008
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Statues   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4048 5952 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.9594N 0:3.2908E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4048 5953
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