U.S. Veteran's Medical Center Moon Tree

Roseburg, Oregon

[Roseburg Moon Tree] [Roseburg Moon Tree Plaque]

This Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) was planted on 3 May 1976 on the grounds of the U.S. Veterans Medical Center in Roseburg, Oregon by State Forester J. E. Schroeder and Director J. H. Ferry.
The plaque reads:

This tree dedicated by the Veterans
Administration in 1976 to
America's Medal of Honor recipients who helped
make this bicentennial observance possible
"By gallantry above and beyond the call of duty"

Larger (1 Mb) versions of the tree picture and plaque picture are available.

(The device held by the tree is a GPS unit.)

The tree is located at 43 deg 13.565 min N; 123 deg 22.106 min W

Photographs courtesy of Glen and Martha Jones


 Moon Tree Home Page

NASA
Author/Curator:
Dr. David R. Williams, dave.williams@nasa.gov
NSSDCA, Mail Code 690.1
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771
+1-301-286-1258


NASA Official: Ed Grayzeck, edwin.j.grayzeck@nasa.gov
Last Updated: 02 November 2015, DRW