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Monroe in Monroe County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

POW-MIA Chained Eagle

 
 
POW-MIA Chained Eagle Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 29, 2020
1. POW-MIA Chained Eagle Marker
Inscription.  The chainsaw carved eagle above, carved by Vietnam veteran, Ken Schalau, was originally placed here in September 1997 the six foot wing spanned eagle, restrained by a chain, represents all POW/MIA's and their families who, even today, continue their endless quest for freedom, let us always remember their courage in the face of horrific circumstances.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 41° 55.517′ N, 83° 22.033′ W. Marker is in Monroe, Michigan, in Monroe County. Marker is on N. Dixie Highway, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monroe MI 48162, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Capt. Norman W. Heck Jr (here, next to this marker); Monroe County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Tree (here, next to this marker); M29 81mm Mortar (a few steps from this marker); Monroe County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Melvin C. Dye Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker);
POW-MIA Chained Eagle Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 29, 2020
2. POW-MIA Chained Eagle Marker
"Sky Pilot" (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam P.O.W.'s and M.I.A's Memorial Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Hidden Casualities of War (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monroe.
 
POW-MIA Chained Eagle Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 29, 2020
3. POW-MIA Chained Eagle Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 25, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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