Three Servicemen memorial

vietnam2 Name: Three servicemen memorial (Three Soldiers Memorial)

Location: Washington DC, United States. It is in the central part of the city, near Lincoln Memorial.

Establishment date: 1984, Veterans Day (NOvember 11)

Sculptor: Frederick Hart

Three Servicemen memorial is part of The  Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

The statue includes 3 young american soldiers with combat equipment.

Middle solder (European American) is a Marine. He wears Type M-1955 body armor vest and is armed Colt M1911A1 .45 caliber automatic pistol.

Man on the right (African American) represents US Army Soldier, with Type M69 body armor vest, GI towel and M16A1 rifle.

Serviceman on the left (Latin American) is armed only with an M60 machine gun, wears M17 Protective (Gas) Mask.

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The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC, USA

vietnam2Name: The  Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Location: Washington DC, United States. It is in the central part of the city, near Lincoln Memorial.

Opening date: November 13, 1982

Deesigned by American architect Maya Lin

Devoted to: Servicemen of US armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War (1 November 1955 – 30 April 1975)

nurse1The memorial complex consists of 3 parts:

  1. Three Servicemen memorial
  2. Vietnam Women’s Memorial
  3. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. Two walls, length of each equals to 246 feet 9 inches (75.21 m), contains names of the servicemen of the Vietnam War. By May 2015 there are exactly 58,307 names, including 8 women. On this website you can find more information about the and the names of soldiers.