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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Downtown Eugene Visitor Center: 754 Olive St · Eugene OR (Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s


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Sgt Maximo Yabes Memorial (Vietnam)

  • Address:
    48362 Highway 58
    Oakridge OR 97463
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First Sergeant Maximo Yabes was posthumously awarded a Medal of Honor for his heroic service during the Vietnam War. He was raised in Oakridge before joining the United States Army in 1950. His likeness was sculpted by Tim Outman and the bust sits upon a granite pedestal engraved with his story. The veteran's memorial in Oakridge's Greenwaters Park also features a fountain and a flagpole.