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Wood River in Hall County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Wood River Veterans Memorial

— Connor-Benson Post #314 American Legion - Wood River, NE —

 
 
Wood River American Legion Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Charles T. Harrell, June 29, 2011
1. Wood River American Legion Memorial Marker
Inscription.  This memorial is presented in honor of the men and women, past, present and future, of the Armed Forces of the United States of America in remembrance of their efforts and sacrifices to preserve our freedom. We thank, also, our many friends and customers for over 54 years of support.
 
Erected 2006 by Charles E. and Donna Lee Moyer Family.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 40° 49.247′ N, 98° 36.144′ W. Marker is in Wood River, Nebraska, in Hall County. Marker is on West 9th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wood River NE 68883, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Original Townsite of Wood River (approx. 3 miles away); B-17 Crash, 1943 (approx. 4.8 miles away); Martin Brothers Historic Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away); Meisner Bank Building (approx. 7.4 miles away); Shelton Pioneers (approx. 7.4 miles away); Joseph E. Johnson and the Huntsman’s Echo
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(approx. 7˝ miles away); Cornhusker Army Ammunition Plant (approx. 8.1 miles away); Susan C. Haile Gravesite (approx. 12.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wood River.
 
Wood River Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Charles T. Harrell, June 29, 2011
2. Wood River Veterans Memorial
Wood River Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2012
3. Wood River Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2011, by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 635 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2011, by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia.   3. submitted on December 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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