Hastings in Dakota County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
American Legion Veterans Memorial
Ultimate Sacrifice for Their Country
World War I
United States Army
Pvt Lucking George J
Pvt Nelson William G E
1Lt Russell Thomas Lyle
World War II
United States Army
United States Marine Corps PFC Bloomstrand Edward
United States Navy S/2 Colwell George B PM/2
United States Army Air Corps 2Lt Conner Gere (James) 2Lt Christenson Alvin 2Lt Jensen James T 2Lt Mahoney Bernard F 1Lt Mares Arthur V AVC Newstrom James
Korean War Pvt Birmingham Paul · US Army PFC Langenfeld Eugene · US Army
Vietnam War LCpl Foss Duane · USMC LCpl Swanson Lawrence H · USMC
Erected by Nelson-Lucking American Legion Post 47.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 44° 44.727′ N, 92° 51.092′ W. Marker is in Hastings, Minnesota, in Dakota County. Memorial can be reached from Sibley Street near 1st Street, on the left when traveling north. Memorial is below the patio at Nelson-Lucking American Legion Post 47. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Sibley Street, Hastings MN 55033, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spiral Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Downtown Develops (within shouting distance of this marker); Hastings Spiral Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Mississippi Veterans Memorial Levee (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hastings Grows (about 500 feet away); Steamboats, Trains, and Barges (about 800 feet away); Early Hastings (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hastings.
Also see . . . In Hastings, a wall to remember. (Submitted on November 2, 2014.)
Additional keywords. Veterans Memorial Patio Wall
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 444 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.