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Bismarck in Burleigh County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

All Veterans Memorial

 
 
All Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 5, 2011
1. All Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
North Dakota Veterans Memorial 1989
In this year of North Dakots's centennial, this monument is dedicated to all North Dakotans who served in the armed forces since statehood.The names of the men and women listed on this memorial gave their lives in wartime service for their country.

The Memorial
Sheltered by a dome and covered by a cube symbols of purity, unity and stability. The supporting columns symbolically define the inside and outside of the memorial, while linking it to the wooded land in all directions. On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month the sun will shine on the bronze globe to honor Veterans Day.

May they rest wherever they lie, in serene glory
 
Location. 46° 49.09′ N, 100° 46.869′ W. Marker is in Bismarck, North Dakota, in Burleigh County. Marker is on E. Boulevard Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bismarck ND 58505, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Combat Wounded Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Boxcar used in the 1st World War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pioneer Family (about 400 feet away); Sakakawea Statue

Panels 1 & 2 image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 5, 2011
2. Panels 1 & 2
(about 600 feet away); The Honorable John Burke (approx. 0.2 miles away); First News of Custerís Death (approx. 0.9 miles away); Commanding Officerís Quarters (approx. 4.8 miles away); Mandan Scenic Overlook (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bismarck.
 
More about this marker. Monument contains 55 panels listing names of all North Dakota War Veterans who died in the service of their country.
 
Categories. Military
 
Panels 3 & 4 image. Click for full size.
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3. Panels 3 & 4
Panels 5 & 6 image. Click for full size.
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4. Panels 5 & 6
Panels 7, 8 & 9 image. Click for full size.
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5. Panels 7, 8 & 9
Panels 10, 11 & 12 image. Click for full size.
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6. Panels 10, 11 & 12
Panels 13 & 14 image. Click for full size.
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7. Panels 13 & 14
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8. Panels 15 & 16
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9. Panels 17 & 18
Panels 19 & 20 image. Click for full size.
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10. Panels 19 & 20
Panels 21, 22 & 23 image. Click for full size.
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11. Panels 21, 22 & 23
Panels 24, 25 & 26 image. Click for full size.
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12. Panels 24, 25 & 26
Panels 27 & 28 image. Click for full size.
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13. Panels 27 & 28
Panels 29 & 30 image. Click for full size.
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14. Panels 29 & 30
Panels 31 & 32 image. Click for full size.
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15. Panels 31 & 32
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16. Panels 33 & 34
Panels 34, 36 & 37 image. Click for full size.
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17. Panels 34, 36 & 37
Panels 38, 39 & 40 image. Click for full size.
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18. Panels 38, 39 & 40
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19. Panels 41 & 42
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20. Panels 43 & 44
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21. Panels 45 & 46
Panels 47 & 48 image. Click for full size.
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22. Panels 47 & 48
Panels 49, 50 & 51 image. Click for full size.
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23. Panels 49, 50 & 51
Panels 52, 53 & 54 image. Click for full size.
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24. Panels 52, 53 & 54
Panel 55 image. Click for full size.
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25. Panel 55
Veterans Day image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 5, 2011
26. Veterans Day
On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month the sun shines through the hole in the lower south side of the dome onto a raised image of North Dakota on the globe to honor the veterans of North Dakota.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 690 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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