The Anacortes Vietnam Vetereans Memorial was dedicated at Grandview Cemetery on May 25, 1992. Three veterans who died were honored with 11.5 x 22.5 plaques set in cement around a round plaque which said "Vietnam Veterans of America." These plaques were replaced in 2013 by a memorial bench engraved, "All Gave Some -- Some Gave All."
Funds for the new bench were donated by the Anacortes Elks Lodge. The plaques were set in a wood frame and given to the museum.
Russell Cranston Hibler was born June 7, 1946, in Portsmith, Virginia, and moved to Anacortes as an infant. He graduated from Anacortes High School in 1964 and from Western Washington State College in Bellingham in 1968 with a d