Rolling Ground in Crawford County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Beauford T. Anderson
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 43° 19.678′ N, 90° 44.493′ W. Marker is in Rolling Ground, Wisconsin, in Crawford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of U.S. 61 and State Highway 171, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at a highway wayside. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16523 U.S. Highway 61, Soldiers Grove WI 54655, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Davidson (approx. 4.1 miles away); Soldiers Grove Origin (approx. 5 miles away); Gays Mills Apple Orchards (approx. 5.1 miles away); Gays Mills Sesquicentennial (approx. 5˝ miles away); Cliff Swallows (approx. 5˝ miles away); Trade Links – River Borne (approx. 12.4 miles away); Boscobel - A River Town (approx. 12.4 miles away); The River (approx. 12.4 miles away).
Regarding Beauford T. Anderson.
Died: Salinas, California; November 7, 1996
Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia; Section 44, Lot 292
Also see . . .
1. Soldiers Grove: Beauford T. Anderson. (Submitted on July 7, 2010.)
2. Beauford T. Anderson. Wikipedia entry. "After returning from the war, Anderson lived in Beloit, Wisconsin, and later spent time in Mackinac Island, Michigan. Ultimately, he relocated to Monterey County, California, where he served as mayor and city councilman of Seaside and as a Monterey County Supervisor. He lived on a cattle ranch near Hunter Liggett and spent the last years of his life in Salinas." (Submitted on July 7, 2010.)
1. Memories of Andy
Mr Anderson was always known to me as Andy. He was a great influence on me when I met him in 1972 while serving at Hunter Liggett as a Military policeman. He never talked once about his war service but he had so many wonderful stories that I never asked. I helped him on his ranch on my days off and had the honor of getting to know his wife Phyllis and her cooking. I spent the night a few times since the ranch was right on the edge of the army base. They made me so welcome and we drank lots of beer late into the night. I only met his son Jim once I think. He was a Monterey County Deputy. I hope he is well. Andy was known everywhere he went and was a true celebrity and very well liked. I am 67 years old and
— Submitted October 19, 2017, by Kevin J Long of Jacksonville, Florida.
Categories. • Heroes • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,002 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 7, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.