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Grand Rapids in Kent County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Creston World War II Memorial

 
 
Creston World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, 2014
1. Creston World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription. In Memoriam
Erected 1943 in honor of all who sacrificed during World War No. II (Names not transcribed)
 
Erected 1943 by Built by Citizens of Greater Creston.
 
Location. 42° 59.347′ N, 85° 39.867′ W. Marker is in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in Kent County. Marker is on Plainfield Ave NE, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1431 Plainfield Ave NE, Grand Rapids MI 49505, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Final Resting Place of Gerald R. Ford (approx. 1 miles away); Gerald R. Ford (approx. 1.6 miles away); McCabe-Marlowe House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Central High School (approx. 1.7 miles away); First (Park) Congregational Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Grand Rapids Veterans Memorial and Honor Roll (approx. 1.8 miles away); Kent County Civil War Monument & Fountain (approx. 1.8 miles away); Central Reformed Church (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Rapids.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Creston World War II Memorial Marker Text image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, 2014
2. Creston World War II Memorial Marker Text
Creston World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, 2014
3. Creston World War II Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2018, by Michael Ryzy of Park Ridge, Illinois. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 7, 2018, by Michael Ryzy of Park Ridge, Illinois. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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