Honoring Our

Nitro has several veterans memorials throughout the city. Please be sure to visit and pay respect to our military. 
Living Memorial Park 
Dedicated in 2017 for the Nitro Cenntennial Celebration, Living Memorial Park has become a landmark to Nitro. The park features a hand-painted mural by Claire Hemme, a Nitro resident. Also, the park features brick pavers dedicated to veterans.
Located on the corner of 21st Street and 2nd Avenue. 
Bank Street Memorial 
One of the original veterans memorials in Nitro, the Bank Street Memorial features a circle of 11 flags. Each Veterans Day, the Bank Street Memorial's flags are lowered at sunset the night before and raised at sunrise on Veterans Day.  
Located on the corner of 21st Street and Bank Street 
World War II Memorial 
Beside the Nitro City Park, you will discover our memorial to those who fought in World War II. 
Located on 19th Street beside Nitro City Park