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Watkins in Meeker County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Park

 
 
Veterans Park Monument image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, October 24, 2013
1. Veterans Park Monument
The seals of the five military branches are on the monument.
Inscription.
Honoring
All Our
Veterans

Veterans Park
Dedicated Monday,
May 28, 1990

 
Erected 1990.
 
Location. 45° 18.715′ N, 94° 24.578′ W. Marker is in Watkins, Minnesota, in Meeker County. Marker is on Veterans Drive west of Central Avenue South (County Highway 2), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Watkins MN 55389, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eden Valley Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.7 miles away); Forest City War Memorial (approx. 8.1 miles away); Maine Prairie Corners (approx. 8.4 miles away); Site of Forest City Stockade (approx. 8.5 miles away); Kingston Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away); Assumption Chapel (AKA Grasshopper Chapel) (approx. 10 miles away); Luxemburg (approx. 12.6 miles away); G.A.R. Hall (approx. 13.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Military
 
Middle East Wars image. Click for full size.
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2. Middle East Wars
World War I image. Click for full size.
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3. World War I
World War II image. Click for full size.
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4. World War II
Korean War image. Click for full size.
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5. Korean War
Vietnam War image. Click for full size.
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6. Vietnam War
Veterans Park image. Click for full size.
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7. Veterans Park
Veterans Park image. Click for full size.
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8. Veterans Park
Veterans Park and Tank image. Click for full size.
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9. Veterans Park and Tank
Veterans Park and Tank image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, October 24, 2013
10. Veterans Park and Tank
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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