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Cresco in Howard County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial

Howard County Freedom Rock

 

— — -- Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II -- — —

 
Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, October 4, 2019
1. Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Duty - Honor - Country
Howard County
Chester - Cresco - Elma - Lime Springs - Protivin - Riceville

[The Civil War 38th Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry from Howard County]

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[Cresco's Five Admirals] Frank Lowry, Arthur Moen, George Peckham, Michael Malanaphy and Wallis Petersen.]

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Pilot, Nurse & First Flight Attendant Ellen Church
Medal of Honor Recipient Edouard Izac

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[Flag draped over top of rock]

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Iowa Freedom Rock Memorials marker series.
 
Location. 43° 22.284′ N, 92° 7.188′ W. Marker is in Cresco, Iowa, in Howard County. Memorial is at the intersection of 2nd Avenue SW and 3rd Street SW on 2nd Avenue SW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 2nd Avenue SW, Cresco IA 52136, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Space Tree (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 101-A Train - EMD Model FP7
Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, October 4, 2019
2. Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
(about 500 feet away); Howard County Historical Society-1854 Log Cabin-Beadle Park (about 500 feet away); Dr. Norman E. Borlaug - March 25, 1914 - September 12, 2009 (about 600 feet away); World War I Mine (about 700 feet away).
 
Also see . . .  Cresco's five admirals. (Submitted on November 1, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
 
Categories. War, US CivilWar, World IWar, World II
 
Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, October 4, 2019
3. Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Artist's Signature image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, October 4, 2019
4. Artist's Signature
Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, October 4, 2019
5. Cresco Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 36 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 1, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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