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Address: North Bank of the Central Canal, Indianapolis, IN
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A memorial to all of the medal recipients.

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Honoring our heroes

This well-done memorial honors those who have been awarded medals of honor for their service. It is well organized, moving and beautifully set along the canal.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 November 2016
Senorapm
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This well-done memorial honors those who have been awarded medals of honor for their service. It is well organized, moving and beautifully set along the canal.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

A nice memorial, however names are difficult to read. If you didn't know to look for this place you might miss it. An interactive phone app to look up names and read their story would be nice.

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Nice treat to pay tribute to these heroes. Came during the day but heard it is beautiful at night. Small exhibit but worth a look

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United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Whilst walking through the canal walkway, we came across this. It always nice to see tributes to fallen heroes. The area is nice and clean and well decorated.

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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is one memorial that I mistook for a sculpture-period. It is placed along the canal and is a wonderful way to honor those who gave their lives for our freedom.

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Crystal Lake, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stumbled onto this as we were strolling along the canal. It is definitely worth a look! What a nice tribute to our American heroes!

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

This is a beautiful tribute on the Canal right off of Military Park and across from the Indiana State Museum. The location is convenient. It is maintained well. It is free and should be visited by everyone who is in the area.

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Souderton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a very simple memorial over looking the beautiful canal. It is awesome that they have a place to honor our soldiers from wars long ago and current wars.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

I was there on a rainy day which may have flavored my impression of this memorial, but I think it would be lacking on a sunny day as well. The names on the glass walls are difficult to read. There is not detailed explanation of what the memorial is and who all the people are. I suppose if you or... More 

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Greenwood, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This place is unique,both in the way it is structured and it sits on the edge of the canal.When I first visited it about one year after it opened,my daughter and I were fortunate enough to meet Sammy Davis,who won the Medal of Honor in Viet Nam.

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