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Near Menlo in Adair County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial

Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness

 

Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II

 
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
1. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

Don't Tread on Me
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The Four Chaplains
[Sinking of USAT Dorchester]
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[Vietnam Scene]
Carlos "White Feather" Hathcock

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Iowa Freedom Rock Memorials, and the The Four Chaplains marker series.
 
Location. 41° 28.495′ N, 94° 27.133′ W. Marker is near Menlo, Iowa, in Adair County. Memorial is at the intersection of State Highway 25 and 120th Street, on the left when traveling south on State Highway 25. Monument is about four miles SSW of Menlo. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2301-2319 120th Street, Menlo IA 50164, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First National Bank (approx. 7.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 11.8 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. The Freedom Rock and Freedom Rock Tour.
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
2. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
(Submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. US Army Chaplain Corps History: The Four Chaplains. (Submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Four Chaplains Memorial Foundation. (Submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Carlos "White Feather" Hathcock, USMC. (Submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
3. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
The Rocks are often repainted since 2006 but the helicopter remains as the paint that it is comprised of has been mixed with the ashes of our Vietnam Veterans.
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
4. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
5. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Looking north along IA Rt 25
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
6. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Looking NE, showing pavilion with photos highlighting all of the Iowa Freedom Rocks
Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Artist image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
7. Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Artist
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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