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Kenosha in Kenosha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Capt. David Leet and S Sgt. James Van Bendegom

 
 
Capt. David Leet and S Sgt. James Van Bendegom Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2013
1. Capt. David Leet and S Sgt. James Van Bendegom Marker
Inscription.

In honor of

Capt. David Leet
4-13-72

S Sgt. James Van Bendegom
7-12-67

Missing In Action
Vietnam War

 
Location. 42° 34.86′ N, 87° 49.169′ W. Marker is in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in Kenosha County. Click for map. Marker is in Library Park, north of the library and east of the intersection of 8th Avenue and 60th Street. Marker is in this post office area: Marinette WI 54143, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Gilbert M. Simmons Memorial Library (within shouting distance of this marker); First Congregational Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Matthew’s Church (about 300 feet away); Reuben Deming (about 400 feet away); The First Church in Kenosha (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of Orson Welles (about 700 feet away); Site of the First Free School (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Kenosha.
 
Also see . . .
1. David Leverett Leet. (Submitted on September 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. James Lee Van Bendegom. (Submitted on September 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Capt. David Leet and S Sgt. James Van Bendegom Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2013
2. Capt. David Leet and S Sgt. James Van Bendegom Marker
Simmons Memorial Library in background

 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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