Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Manilla in Crawford County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial

Crawford County Freedom Rock

 

— -- Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II -- —

 
Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 17, 2019
1. Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  


"The dead soldier's silence sings our National anthem."
- Rev. A. Kibourn
[Motorcycle parked by a couple of Veteran’s graves. Sgt. Casey Byers and his brother Justin Paul Byers and James Alan Justice. ]
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

[WWII Destroyer USS Sims was sunk with Manilla native John Christensen.]
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

[Army Logo above an Army train and roundhouse.]
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

[Air Force Raptor witch and the Army train.]

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 2nd IraqWar, AfghanistanWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the Iowa Freedom Rock Memorials series list.
 
Location. 41° 53.399′ N, 95° 13.934′ W. Marker is in Manilla, Iowa, in Crawford County. Memorial is at the intersection of 5th St and Main St on 5th St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 399 5th St, Manilla IA 51454, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 17, 2019
2. Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 17, 2019
3. Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 17, 2019
4. Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 17, 2019
5. Manilla Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Artist's Signature image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 17, 2019
6. Artist's Signature
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 25, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 25, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement
Oct. 21, 2020