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Lt. Lia Playground

Lt. Nick Lia Memorial map_it

  • Description: Inscribed stone and flagstaff
  • Materials: Granite and fiberglass
  • Dimensions: Stone L: 3' W: 2' D: 1'; Flagstaff H: 25'
  • Cast: ca. 1994
  • Dedicated: November 10, 1994
  • Fabricator: Cheshenko Carving
  • Donor: Military Order of Devil Dogs
  • Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / LT. NICK LIA / 1944-1968 / KILLED IN ACTION VIETNAM / PRESENTED BY / MILITARY ORDER OF DEVIL DOGS #69 / MARINE CORPS LEAGUE / S.I. DET NO. 1 1994 /

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