Near Crawford in Dawes County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
German P.O.W. Camp
Erected by Nebraska State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Nebraska State Historical Society series list.
Location. 42° 40.156′ N, 103° 26.186′ W. Marker is near Crawford, Nebraska, in Dawes County. Memorial can be reached from Bridges to Buttes Byway (U.S. 20) 1.3 miles west of 1st Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crawford NE 69339, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 milesRed Cloud Agency (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Red Cloud Indian Agency (about 700 feet away); Fort Robinson and the Railroad (approx. 1.2 miles away); K-9 Training Area (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sea Level Bench Mark (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Flight of the Cheyennes (approx. 1˝ miles away); Cavalry Barracks/Cheyenne Outbreak (approx. 1˝ miles away); Officers’ Row, 1874-1875 (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crawford.
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