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WESTERN NEW YORK VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Western New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Sirianni (Sculptor), Lawrence K. Moss (Architect), David K. Wiedemer (Architect), LCP Construction Corp. (General Contractor), Galle Memorial Studio (Stone Contractor)

7/7/1984

 

Medium

Medium Category

Engraved Polished Granite Stone

 

Memorial

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 12 30 20 N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet N/A N/A N/A N/A

Description

Description
Two quarter-circular granite walls rise from the ground to approximately 12 feet in height. The walls are engraved with several quotes and other inscriptions, as well as the names of Western New York veterans killed during the Vietnam War. In the center of the semi-circular walls is a granite column with "Western New York Vietnam Veterans" and an image of a soldier and helicopter engraved on its top surface.



 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
No information is available at present.





 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Veterans Memorial Park along the Buffalo River Display December 2003 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
N/A
 
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
University at Buffalo, School of Architecture and Planning Save Outdoor Sculpture Inventory and Condition Survey July
1992
Good

 

Good

 

N/A