Aurora in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Sharon A. Lane Drive
1Lt Sharon A. Lane, ANC, U.S. Army
1943 - 1969
FAMC Staff Nurse, 1968 - 1969
Killed by enemy mortar round while
serving with honor
312th Evac Hospital, Chu Lai, Viet Nam
Only ANC Officer to die as a result
of hostile fire in Viet Nam
Location. 39° 44.675′ N, 104° 50.07′ W. Marker is in Aurora, Colorado, in Adams County. Marker is on East 17th Place west of Victor Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located at the southeast corner of the Colorado University School of Nursing building on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13120 East 19th Avenue, Aurora CO 80045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charles Kelly Boulevard (approx. 0.2 miles away); WWI Medical Staff Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Colorado Freedom Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Buckley (approx. 3.9 miles away); Colorado Volunteers (approx. 4.2 miles away); Civil War Artillery (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Molly Brown House (approx. 7.8 miles away); USS Colorado BB-45 (approx. 8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Aurora.
Also see . . .
1. National Army Museum article about Sharon A. Lane. (Submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Virtual Wall page about Sharon A. Lane.
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on August 7, 2016.