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Keith County Veterans Memorial

Dedicated to all Keith County Veterans

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, December 9, 2011
1. Keith County Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. [Torch and medallions of the five service branches] Dedicated to all Keith County Veterans Inscribed are the names of those veterans from Keith County who made the supreme sacrifice in the defense of the freedom we hold so dear.

World War I
Daniel Hankins Harold Miller William Kilgore

Vietnam
Jack Canfield Raymond Daubendick Cynthia Dickey Darrell Gehrke Leonard Hultquist Kenneth Johoner William Kildare Rodger McQuay Roy Mohr Robert Nowak

Korean
Joe Bricker Gerald Brown Jonnie Martinez Earl Renfrow Russell Sherlock Gordon Stedman Floyd Straufer Beatrice Terry Teddy Walker Milton Wisman

LeBanon & Grenada
Gregory Eichner Scott Smith

World War II
Alger B Anderson Lewis Archer Leo Armknecht Rodney Babbitt Joe Backer Leslie Barnt Robert Boyle Ernest Caskey Melvin Ehlers Aloysius Furmanski Cecil Gibson Lloyd Gillman Lloyd Harvey Don Hollingworth Carl Kennedy Lucille Kennedy Joseph Klapal John Kuntz Willard Legate Martin McColloch Joe McFadden Otto Martens Orlo Montgomery Elmer Morrell John Mueller Glenn Nielson Floyd Oehlerking Bernard Ratzlaff Gerald Riggins Glenn Short Harry Spencer John Terry Charles Van Velson Ervin Wilkening Earl Williams

Operation

Keith County Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 9, 2011
2. Keith County Veterans Memorial Marker
Iraqi Freedom
Travis A Ford
 
Location. 41° 7.728′ N, 101° 43.178′ W. Marker is in Ogallala, Nebraska, in Keith County. Marker is on North Spruce Street. Click for map. This marker is located in front of the Keith County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 North Spruce Street, Ogallala NE 69153, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. KOGA AM & FM (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); End of the Texas Trail (about 700 feet away); Standard Oil Gas Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Pony Express (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Great Platte River Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Mormon Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Great Platte River Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); Highways 26 and 92 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ogallala.
 
Additional keywords. veterans memorial
 
Categories. War, 2nd IraqWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 756 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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