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Pierre in Hughes County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Soldiers’ & Sailors’ World War Memorial

 
 
South Dakota Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 6, 2011
1. South Dakota Veterans Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  Dedicated to the brave sons of South Dakota who gave their lives to preserve liberty.
Anno Domini MCMXXX
 
Erected 1930.
 
Location. 44° 21.972′ N, 100° 20.826′ W. Marker is in Pierre, South Dakota, in Hughes County. Marker is on East Capitol Avenue. Touch for map. Building is directly across from the State Capitol. Marker is in this post office area: Pierre SD 57501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (within shouting distance of this marker); Combat Wounded Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); South Dakota State Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); Hughes County Courthouse / Site of First Library in Pierre (approx. mile away); Charles Hyde's Legacy (approx. mile away); First and Only Hanging in Hughes County (approx. 0.3 miles away);
Soldiers' & Sailors' World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 6, 2011
2. Soldiers' & Sailors' World War Memorial
John Sutherland and the Capital Fights (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pierre Was A Cowtown / Reading Brands (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pierre.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 547 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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