This is a wonderful tribute to all of the Medal of Honor recipients of this nation. Above are the main stone blocks which list the Medal of Honor recipients by armed service branches.

 

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Front Entrance

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Front Entrance

This is the main entrance view from W. California St. The various service branch flags are flying high above the park.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Parking Lot Entrance

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Parking Lot Entrance

Around back is the parking lot. This is the entrance view from the parking lot.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Quiet and Respect

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Quiet and Respect

I love this sign as it dictates the proper respect that these recipients deserve.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Tree View

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Tree View

This is really a beautiful park filled with foliage. There was a gardener present upon our visit that was keeping this park clean and well kept.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - A Soldier's Monument

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – A Soldier’s Monument

This statue stands in the park as a salute to the brave soldiers that have fought.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Park Pond

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Park Pond

There is also a pond that helps give the park a sense of serenity.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Flagpoles

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Flagpoles

This is a gorgeous monument with the flags flying in full view.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Medal of Honor Facts

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Medal of Honor Facts

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - WWII to Present History

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – WWII to Present History

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - 1898-1913 History

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – 1898-1913 History

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Civil War to 1921 History

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – Civil War to 1921 History

The various signage gives the visitor a quick history lesson on the many battles fought with brave American souls.

 

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park - Unknown Soldiers

Gainesville Medal of Honor Park – The Unknown Soldiers

There are many bricks laid throughout the park with the many names of those who have served our country. These bricks above are in honor of those unknown by name. There are many more in the gallery below.

 

This is a beautiful park honoring the many veterans of the area and Medal of Honor recipients.

For more information about the park please visit:

http://www.medalofhonorhostcity.com/medal-of-honor-park

Medal of Honor Park

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