Hawthorne in Mineral County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
To Perpetuate the Memory of our Valiant Defenders of Freedom
Erected 1950 by Disabled American Veterans and Ladies Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary, American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary and the citizens of Mineral County, Nevada.
Location. 38° 32.026′ N, 118° 37.51′ W. Marker is in Hawthorne, Nevada, in Mineral County. Marker is at the intersection of Freedom Road and Veterans Memorial Highway (U.S. 95), on the left when traveling south on Freedom Road. Touch for map. Immediately east of the Hawthorne Cemetery entrance. Marker is in this post office area: Hawthorne NV 89415, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Pillar of Light (within shouting distance of this marker); Hawthorne (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carson & Colorado (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mineral County (approx. 13.4 miles away).
Categories. • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 13, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.