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Allston Brighton Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial

Artist:

W.C. Canniff and Sons

Location:

Boston Police District Brighton/ Allston  

Location

Boston Police District Brighton/ Allston
United States
42° 20' 58.4196" N, 71° 9' 1.7568" W

Neighborhood:

Allston/Brighton

Type:

Memorial

Year:

1993

Medium:

Granite

Collection:

Allston Brighton Community

Funders:

Description:

With its poignant inscription, “They Gave Their Today For Our Tomorrow,” the memorial commemorates the men and women of Allston and Brighton who lost their lives in the Korean War and the Vietnam War. The monument is decorated with the badges of the five services and is made of select Barre granite. It was dedicated in 1993.

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