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Hawarden in Sioux County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial

Sioux County Freedom Rock

 

— -- Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II -- —

 
Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 21, 2019
1. Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Sioux County

[American Legion Emblem]
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[Armed troops coming to shore by boat, helicopters and parachutes.]
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[Image of a prisoner of war behind bars who is gripping a ribbon with the words “Not forgotten”]

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Iowa Freedom Rock Memorials series list.
 
Location. 43° 0.072′ N, 96° 29.262′ W. Marker is in Hawarden, Iowa, in Sioux County. Memorial is at the intersection of Avenue E and 13th St on Avenue E. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1309 Avenue E, Hawarden IA 51023, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hawarden, Iowa Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civilian Conservation Corps Camp (approx. 7.3 miles away in South Dakota); Alcester, South Dakota Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away
Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 21, 2019
2. Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
in South Dakota); Archie M. Gubbrud (approx. 7.3 miles away in South Dakota).
 
Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 21, 2019
3. Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 21, 2019
4. Hawarden Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Artist's Signature image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 21, 2019
5. Artist's Signature
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 29, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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