Across the country and around the world, U.S. war, military and veterans memorials stand to honor those who served in uniform and the battles they fought to protect our nation’s freedoms. The American Legion is now establishing a database to identify the locations, document histories and share photographs of our nation’s monuments and memorials to those who have served.

Key points for each submission include:

  • A photo or photos (required), easily taken with a smart phone (no persons shall be in the photos)
  • Location of the memorial, mapped if possible
  • Purpose of the memorial, such as who it honors and why, in just a sentence or two
  • Date of the memorial’s installation and who originally installed it
  • A brief assessment of its condition today

To upload text or photos, simply click on "Add a Memorial" and follow the instructions. Submissions will be displayed after review. For support, concerns, questions, please contact us.

Should you have an update to an existing memorial on our website or have further questions, please contact Media & Communications.

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East Mississippi Veterans Memorial Park

East Mississippi Veterans Memorial Park

5955 M St., Meridian, MS 39301. Approximately 3/4 mile south of Exit 150 off Interstate 20/59 on Highway 11. Located adjacent to Meridian's historical Key Field.


Will County Veterans' Memorial

Will County Veterans' Memorial

Will County Office Building, 302 N. Chicago St., Joliet, IL 60432


West Newton Honor Roll

West Newton Honor Roll

200 E. Main St., West Newton, PA 15089 West Newton is a borough in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.


Napa American Legion Plaque

Napa American Legion Plaque

Fuller Park, Oak Street and Jefferson Street, Napa, CA


Apple River Fort State Historical Site

Apple River Fort State Historical Site

211 E. Myrtle St. (P.O. Box 206), Elizabeth, IL 61028


Cambria County Veterans Park

Cambria County Veterans Park

200 block of North Center Street, Ebensburg, PA 15931 Ebensburg is a borough located in Cambria County, Pennsylvania.


Chicago Bridgeport WWII Victory Garden Memorial

Chicago Bridgeport WWII Victory Garden Memorial

At the intersection of South Normal Avenue and West 29th Street, Chicago, IL.


DeKalb Veteran's Memorial

DeKalb Veteran's Memorial

209 S. Annie Glidden Rd., DeKalb, IL


Heroes Wall Honored Forever

Heroes Wall Honored Forever

101 E. Barrister St., Belmont, OH 43718


New London Veterans Memorial

New London Veterans Memorial

400 W. North Water St., New London, WI 54961


Idaho Roll Call

Idaho Roll Call

223 7th St., Rupert, ID 83350


San Felipe Parish Honor Roll

San Felipe Parish Honor Roll

San Felipe de Neri Church, Old Town Plaza, 2005 North Plaza NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104. 35 Degrees 5’ 48” North 106 Degrees 40’ 11” West Albuquerque is a city located in Bernalillo County, N.M.


Memorial plaque on former Hotel Paltinis building, Sinaia, Romania

Memorial plaque on former Hotel Paltinis building, Sinaia, Romania

Sinaia, Romania, on the outside wall of the former Hotel Paltinis.


West Mifflin Borough Veterans Memorial

West Mifflin Borough Veterans Memorial

Mitchell Paige Park (local Medal of Honor recipient - a Marine whose heroics on the island of Guadalcanal in World War II are the stuff of legend). Intersection of Homeville Road & Commonwealth Avenue, West Mifflin, PA 15122 40 Degrees 22’ 58” North 79 Degrees 42’ 38” West West Mifflin is a borough located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.


Pittsylvania County World War II Memorial Tablet

Pittsylvania County World War II Memorial Tablet

Pittsylvania County Courthouse, 1 N. Main St., Chatham, VA 24531-0031


Remembrance Walk

Remembrance Walk

Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Dr., Boulder City, NV 89005


Col. Robert R. McCormick Plaque

Col. Robert R. McCormick Plaque

McCormick Place, South Building, 1st Floor, 2301 S. King Dr., Chicago, IL


Denton Veterans Memorial

Denton Veterans Memorial

Highway 81, Denton, MT


Col. Philip Howell Memorial

Col. Philip Howell Memorial

Intersection of Howell-Simpson Road and Wolfe Drive, Elizabeth, PA 15037 40 Degrees 15’ 42” North 79 Degrees 50’ 13” West Elizabeth Township is located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.


Verona Veterans Memorial

Verona Veterans Memorial

Junction of Allegheny River Boulevard and Seldon Avenue, Verona, PA 15147 40 Degrees 30’ 30” North 79 Degrees 50’ 33” West Verona is a borough located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.


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