What is the most common mistake made when ordering a plaque?

The most common error that we see is trying to place too many characters on a line. The engraving process allows for three lines with eighteen characters per line. The order form has been designed with only 18 blocks because that is the maximum number of characters or spaces that can be inscribed on each line of the plaque. Trying to put more than one letter, number, space, or punctuation mark in a block will only delay your order until a member of the Veterans Commission can contact you to resolve the error. The Commission does not recommend running together names or words to save space, as it makes the finished plaque difficult to read. If you require assistance or suggestions in completing your order form, we are happy to help. Contact any Commission member or email us.

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1. Where is the Chesapeake Veterans Memorial located?
2. Who designed the memorial?
3. How was the memorial funded?
4. How are donations being used?
5. Is my donation tax deductible?
6. How many brick pavers / plaques are there in the memorial?
7. What is the inscription on the memorial?
8. Who is eligible to have a plaque placed in the memorial?
9. Must a veteran be deceased before having a plaque placed in memorial?
10. Who can order a plaque?
11. How do I order a personalized plaque?
12. Can I pay with a credit card?
13. How long does it take to receive a plaque once the order has been placed?
14. What is the most common mistake made when ordering a plaque?
15. Can family members have their plaques placed next to each other?
16. Will I be called when my plaque is received?
17. How do I know where my plaque is located?
18. How do I get answers to other questions about the memorial?