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Ackley in Hardin County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial

Hardin County Freedom Rock

 

— -- Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II -- —

 
Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 18, 2019
1. Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

[WWII Veteran visiting the cemetery in Normandy.]
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[The sinking of the USS Indianapolis including a Hardin County native.]
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[Two Hardin County Veterans which were POWs in WWII and Korea.]

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Freedom Rock Memorials series list.
 
Location. 42° 33.256′ N, 93° 3.294′ W. Marker is in Ackley, Iowa, in Hardin County. Memorial is on Main St near Cero Gordo St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 517 Main St, Ackley IA 50601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ackley, Iowa Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Franklin County Pioneers (approx. 10.3 miles away); The Old Stone House (approx. 10.4 miles away); Power To The People (approx. 12.9 miles away).
 
Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 18, 2019
2. Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
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Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 18, 2019
3. Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 18, 2019
4. Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 18, 2019
5. Ackley Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Artist's Signature image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 18, 2019
6. Artist's Signature
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 26, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 26, 2022