November 12, 2008
BUTCH MERIWETHER/ Courtesy
Karl Osterloh, an employee of Arizona Signs, installs the donor plaque for the Marine Corps medallion on one of the concrete-block pillars at the Kingman Veterans Memorial in Locomotive Park in downtown Kingman. The memorial has medallions for the Marine Corps, Navy, Army, Air Force, Coast Guard and Merchant Marine.
Centennial Park Tuesday. City and county officials were present for the ceremony, which honored the contributions and sacrifices of veterans and their families. KPD officer and Iraq war veteran Adam Parrott was a guest speaker. Here, he and his wife, Kristina, and son, Jacob, bow their heads during a moment of prayer.
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Kingman Veterans Memorial dedicated downtown Tuesday
The Kingman Veterans Memorial, located in old town's Locomotive Park, is rapidly becoming a completed project.Employees from Arizona Signs donated their labor and time to install the anodized metal pillar caps, the 36-inch medallions, the 4-by-6-inch bronze donor plaques and the solar lighting that will illuminate the American flag when it is flown during hours of darkness.