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York in York County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

York County Veterans Memorial

Duty - Honor - Country

 
 
York County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2012
1. York County Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

For freedom and liberty
and those who served
to preserve it

Dedicated by Veterans Posts
November 11, 1994


 
Erected 1994 by Bolton #19, Davidson-Neujahr #13, and Porter #341 American Legion Posts & Blum #1609 and Johnson-Doyle-Johnson #1450 VFW Posts.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 52′ N, 97° 35.564′ W. Marker is in York, Nebraska, in York County. Memorial is at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and 6th Street, on the left when traveling south on Lincoln Avenue. Memorial is on the northwest grounds of the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 510 North Lincoln Avenue, York NE 68467, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nebraska City Cut-Off of the Oregon Trail (approx. half a mile away); Nebraska City-Fort Kearny Cut-Off (approx. 3.6 miles away); Moving People and Goods on the Overland Trail
York County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2012
2. York County Veterans Memorial
(approx. 3.6 miles away); Nebraska's I-80 Bicentennial Sculptures (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Purple Heart (approx. 3.6 miles away); Bradshaw (approx. 8.2 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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