OOSI Sculpture

Vietnam Veterans of America Memorial

11/11/2009 / Creator Unknown / Fostoria

Vietnam Veteran Memorial of Fostoria Fountain Cemetery 2.jpg

This memorial features a stone parallelograms diagonally intersecting to create a stepped abstract design with words and an emblem on the recessed part and an etching on the front most part. The writing says: Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 440; around the base it says All Gave Some... Some Gave All. The front etching depicts three U.S. Vietnam soldiers looking off into the distance. On the back there is an etching of a simple map of Vietnam, several military department emblems (Air Force, Marines, Navy, Army, and Coast Guard), and a POW • MIA logo.

All around the sculpture there are four benches that have the various donors carved into the back rest of each bench.

Location: Fostoria Fointain Cemetery, Van Buren Street

County

: Hancock County

Citation

: “Vietnam Veterans of America Memorial,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed December 10, 2018, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1554.

Dublin Core

Title

Vietnam Veterans of America Memorial

Description

This memorial features a stone parallelograms diagonally intersecting to create a stepped abstract design with words and an emblem on the recessed part and an etching on the front most part. The writing says: Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 440; around the base it says All Gave Some... Some Gave All. The front etching depicts three U.S. Vietnam soldiers looking off into the distance. On the back there is an etching of a simple map of Vietnam, several military department emblems (Air Force, Marines, Navy, Army, and Coast Guard), and a POW • MIA logo.

All around the sculpture there are four benches that have the various donors carved into the back rest of each bench.

Date

11/11/2009

Subject

Format

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Location Site

Fostoria Fointain Cemetery

Location Street

Van Buren Street

Installation Date

11/11/2009