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  • South Boston Korean Veterans Memorial, Monti Granite Company (4)

South Boston Korean War Memorial

Artist:

A. Monti Granite Company

Location:

 

Neighborhood:

South Boston

Type:

Memorial

Year:

1993

Medium:

Granite

Collection:

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Description:

This memorial commemorates the twenty men from South Boston who gave their lives in the Korean War (1950-1955). Their names are listed on a granite stele, along with the inscribed promise “They will always be remembered.” A towering granite soldier, dressed in the appropriate winter uniform, stands on guard beside the stele. The monument, created by the A. Monti Granite Company, was erected in 1993.

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