Taft High School - Class of 1970

Review the Proposed Memorials:
Option A: Perched Eagle on custom designed base which will be about 4 feet tall. Monument will have a light shining on the eagle and a small waterfall from the top where the eagle is perched. Names of Veterans will also be placed on the base (not shown) of this monument.
Option B: Marble wall approximately 5 feet tall displaying the six branches of the United States Military with title recognition of William Howard Taft High School.

Review the Proposed Locations:
Location A: The Newer 1976 entrance on Hurlbut Street
Location B: The Original 1939 entrance on Natoma Avenue
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Perched Eagle on custom designed base which will be about 4 feet tall. Monument will have a light shining on the eagle and a small waterfall from the top where the eagle is perched. Names of Veterans will also be placed on the base (not shown) of this monument.

Marble wall approximately 5 feet tall displaying the six branches of the United States Military with title recognition of William Howard Taft High School.

The Newer 1976 entrance on Hurlbut Street

The Original 1939 entrance on Natoma Avenue

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Which of the two locations on the grounds of Taft do you prefer to have the monument displayed?



Would you donate to the creation of either or both of these Veterans Memorial Monuments?