IN HONOR OF OUR VETERANS
“American soldiers in battle don’t fight for what some president says on T.V., they don’t fight for mom, apple pie, the American flag . . . they
fight for one another.” LTG Hal Moore
Veterans Memorial Park of Kentucky, a 33,000+ square foot dedicated area, will lie adjacent Veterans Memorial Parkway, a named segment of KY 329 in Crestwood, Kentucky. The Park will be built in a 4-school complex. Veterans Memorial Park of Kentucky, Inc., a 501c3 organization, will unveil markers each year that will serve to remind us of our veterans, especially those who made the ultimate sacrifice to preserve our American freedoms.
The three types of markers and monuments in the Park will:
Veterans Memorial Park of Kentucky has two missions:
With more social history being taught in the education systems, less military history is being taught . . . and, the history in textbooks are being rewritten. The project will address these situations in a meaningful manner, including DIRECTLY involving youth in the project.
Youth involvement and education is what will make Veterans Memorial Park of Kentucky one of the most unique parks for veterans in America. In addition, senior citizens who will provide guided group tours to groups.
Please notify the Board Chair below if you or your organization would like to receive a presentation on or more information about the project.
CONTACT INFORMATION: chair@VMPKy.org
P.O. Box 46, Pewee Valley, KY 40056
Veterans Memorial Park of Kentucky is a member of the Kentucky Joint Executive Council of Veterans Organizations (www.jecvoky.org)
KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AT http://veterans.ky.gov/
KENTUCKY VETS AT www.KentuckyVets.com