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Garrison in Crow Wing County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

William A. Tauer

 
 
William A. Tauer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2014
1. William A. Tauer Marker
Inscription.

This memorial erected
in honor of
William A. Tauer
who sacrificed his life
to save others
during the storm on
Mille Lacs Lake
June 10, 1927

 
Erected by the People of Morgan, Minnesota.
 
Location. 46° 17.634′ N, 93° 49.458′ W. Marker is in Garrison, Minnesota, in Crow Wing County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 169 and Center Street, on the left when traveling south on U.S. 169. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Garrison Concourse Wayside Park, Garrison MN 56450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lake Mille Lacs Walleye (a few steps from this marker); Mille Lacs Lake (within shouting distance of this marker); Izatys (approx. 9.6 miles away); The Cuyuna Range (approx. 12.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  William A. Tauer and the Storm of 1927 Newspaper Article. (Submitted on October 30, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Heroes
 
William A. Tauer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2014
2. William A. Tauer Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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