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Bismarck in Burleigh County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)

Combat Wounded Veterans

Military Order of the Purple Heart


—1782 - 1932 —

Combat Wounded Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 5, 2011
1. Combat Wounded Veterans Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars.

My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care if I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.
Erected by Dept. of North Dakota Military Order of the Purple Heart.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
Location. 46° 49.093′ N, 100° 46.858′ W. Marker is in Bismarck, North Dakota, in Burleigh County. Marker is on E. Boulevard Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bismarck ND 58505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. All Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Boxcar used in the 1st World War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pioneer Family (about 500 feet away); Sakakawea Statue (about 600 feet away); The Honorable John Burke (approx. 0.2 miles away); First News of Custer’s Death (approx. 0.9 miles away); Commanding Officer’s Quarters (approx. 4.8 miles away); Mandan Scenic Overlook (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bismarck.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 594 times since then and 8 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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