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Aurora in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Sharon A. Lane Drive

 
 
Sharon A. Lane Drive Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 30, 2016
1. Sharon A. Lane Drive Marker
Inscription.  
In honor of
1Lt Sharon A. Lane, ANC, U.S. Army
1943 - 1969

FAMC Staff Nurse, 1968 - 1969
Killed by enemy mortar round while
serving with honor
312th Evac Hospital, Chu Lai, Viet Nam
Only ANC Officer to die as a result
of hostile fire in Viet Nam

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, VietnamWomen.
 
Location. 39° 44.675′ N, 104° 50.07′ W. Marker is in Aurora, Colorado, in Adams County. Memorial is on East 17th Place west of Victor Street, on the right when traveling west. Located at the southeast corner of the Colorado University School of Nursing building on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13120 East 19th Avenue, Aurora CO 80045, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charles Kelly Boulevard (approx. 0.2 miles away); WWI Medical Staff Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Colorado Freedom Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Boeing RB-52B Stratofortress (approx. 3.7 miles away); Buckley
Sharon A. Lane Drive Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 30, 2016
2. Sharon A. Lane Drive Memorial
Click or scan to see
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(approx. 3.9 miles away); Colorado Volunteers (approx. 4.2 miles away); Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 5.6 miles away); Where's the Water? (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aurora.
 
Also see . . .
1. National Army Museum article about Sharon A. Lane. (Submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Virtual Wall page about Sharon A. Lane.
Includes photos's and decorations received.
(Submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.) 
 
Education II South Building (School of Nursing) near marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 30, 2016
3. Education II South Building (School of Nursing) near marker.
Memorial is at the bottom, in the middle of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

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