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Luverne in Rock County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Rock County Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 20, 2018
1. Rock County Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

This monument has been erected for the citizens of Rock County in proud and grateful memory of her soldiers, sailors, marines and airmen who laid down their lives in all quarters of the earth that other people might be freed from oppression.

Let us here highly resolve that the honored dead shall not have died in vain.

In proud remembrance and in humble tribute to the sacrifices of the Rock County POWs

Arlow Wahlert…………..….Howard R. Iveland
Dale Smith…..……………………….Lloyd Hanson
George Pederson……………..Darwin G. Nelson
Edward mcCardell………………….Arvin Dorman
George Lund………………….Raymond Ormseth
Curtis Benson…………………………Merle Larson
Frank Lain……………………………….Carl Bendrich
Walter Klutman……………….Leonard O. Larsen

The names recorded here are those Rock County soldiers Whose earthy resting place is only known to God

Marvin Delapp
Henry Roos
Dennis L. Toms
Howard Clausen
Philip Armstrong

 
Erected 2007 by Warren G. Herreid II and Jeannie M. Rivet through the K.A.H.R. Foundation.
 
Location. 43° 39.39′ N, 96° 12.43′ W. Marker is in Luverne, Minnesota, in Rock County. Marker is on Luverne
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By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 20, 2018
2. Rock County Veterans Memorial
St. Touch for map. Memorial is located on the grounds of the Rock County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 214 E Luverne St, Luverne MN 56156, United States of America.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Rock County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 20, 2018
3. Rock County Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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