Korean War Memorial granite put into place

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Posted: June 26, 2013

Korean War veteran Gary Fletcher (left), chairman of the Korean War Memorial, looks at the newly placed granite memorial with Donald Shade, superintendent of Mount Hebron Cemetery, at the Korean War memorial site in Jim Barnett Park Tuesday morning. H&W Costruction and the maintenance department of Mount Hebron Cemetery installed the 6,000-pound engraved granite stone. The dedication of the memorial will be at 10 a.m. July 20. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)
Members of Mount Hebron Cemetery’s maintenance department crew lower the granite stone into place at the Korean War Memorial site in Jim Barnett Park on Tuesday morning. The stone is engraved with the names of Korean war veterans killed in action from the City of Winchester and Frederick, Clarke, Shenandoah and Warren counties in Virginia and Berkeley, Morgan, Jefferson, Hampshire and Hardy counties in West Virginia. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)



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