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Guernsey in Platte County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Guernsey War Memorial

 
 
Guernsey War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 23, 2014
1. Guernsey War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice in defense of their country in World War II

Simeon Albert • Edgar A . Beal • Arthur L. Birieffi • Joseph N. Bowman • Frank L. Covington • Marvin Holcomb • Leland L. Lane • Charles M. Mathews • Milton A. Patterson • Gerald W. Sharp • Roy Ross Stratton • James Beryl Thompson • Jack A. Webb • Jim F. Webb

 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, Lake Guernsey Post No. 4471.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 42° 16.181′ N, 104° 44.424′ W. Marker is in Guernsey, Wyoming, in Platte County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Whalen Street (U.S. 26) and South Dakota Avenu on East Whalen Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 East Whalen Street, Guernsey WY 82214, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Guernsey Area (here, next to this marker); Oregon Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Laramie (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct
Guernsey War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 23, 2014
2. Guernsey War Memorial Marker
line); Mexican Hill (about 300 feet away); North Platte River (about 300 feet away); Register Cliffs (about 300 feet away); Guernsey Pipeline Station (about 300 feet away); Sand Point (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guernsey.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 21, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 21, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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