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Remembering those who gave their lives

This is a lovely memorial. It was written: " Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
Nice Tribute

A fast and easy stop along Hwy 101 just before the bridge into North Bend , Or. This a tribute to... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Len M
North Bend, Oregon
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Highway 101, north of Horsfall Beach Road, North Bend, OR
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

This is a lovely memorial. It was written: " Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends." There as flowers, three flags and a view on a body of water. There were lots of bricks with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

A fast and easy stop along Hwy 101 just before the bridge into North Bend , Or. This a tribute to our troops and MIA soldiers .Ten minute stop and easy off and on Hwy 101.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Len M
Reviewed 28 October 2018

This memorial is located alongside highway 101, just a short distance north of the McCullough Bridge. Positioned on one of the fingers of Coos Bay it has as a backdrop the bay and dunes. Along with the veterans memorial there is also a POW/MIA memorial...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I often stop here on my way to work in the early morning. it feels right to me. Often times too I give a salute from my car as I pass by. Again it feels right.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HellBentVet
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Directly off Hwy 101, before you hit the McCullough Bridge, taking you into North Bend, Oregon. It is a beautiful representation of what our soldiers give up to defend our Country. They recently added a POW/MIA beautiful stone piece to the Wayside. Enjoy the birds,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jenny Lu A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

On Hwy 101 and easy to reach - just north of Horsfall Beach Road and the view looks south to the North Bend Bridge (which is a beautiful Oregon Coast Bridge, especially from this angle). Great for reflection, photos and a nice stop before heading...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sunflowermary
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very nice site. Its a local place for me so, I stop by there at least once a month. Anyone will enjoy this site. It pays great honor and respect to veterans. There is a donation box, too. There is nice scenery. They have picnic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank oregonbugman
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have a soft spot for veterans and their sacrifices to serve our country, whether they served in war zones or not, so this quiet, accessible memorial in honor of US veterans is meaningful and well done. I like the reminders of service and powerful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rockysmomma
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Stopped by when we were passing by on our way north. A very dignified memorial that has some brilliant quotes to make you think. Right on the river with a nice view of the bridge. Definitely worth stopping by and taking a moment to consider...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Marshall W
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

The Veterans who enabled the happening of this Memorial also allowed me to include a marker for my son, Jeremy Bright. He was not a veteran, never grew up enough to make that choice. He has many veterans in his family, including his sister ......More

Date of experience: June 2018
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