Hanska in Brown County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
World War Memorial
That freedom, law and justice
might be established thruout the Earth
This monument is erected in honor of the men of Hanska and vicinity who answered their country's call in the World War.
Oscar O. Haugen • John Thordson • Willie Bakken • Elmer Grotta • Lars Melheim • John Helget
Erected by the American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Location. 44° 8.814′ N, 94° 29.689′ W. Marker is in Hanska, Minnesota, in Brown County. Marker is on Broadway (State Highway 257) south of 1st Street West, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hanska MN 56041, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Norwegian Stabbur (within shouting distance of this marker); Hanska (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Armstrong (approx. 1.2 miles away); Asle Sorbel's Ride Omsrud Thordson – Torgrimson Log Cabin (approx. 3.4 miles away); Lake Hanska (approx. 3.4 miles away); Lake Hanska Pioneer / Lake Hanska County Park (approx. 3.5 miles away); Searles (approx. 6.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hanska.
Categories. • War, World I •
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