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Dassel in Meeker County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Dassel Area Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By K. Linzmeier, October 24, 2013
1. Dassel Area Veterans Memorial
The seals of the five military branches are on the monument.
Inscription.
To Honor and Remember
All Veterans
who served in the
Armed Forces of the
United States of America

seals of the
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Disabled American Veterans
American Legion

Dedicated on Veterans Day 2005

 
Erected 2005 by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, American Legion.
 
Location. 45° 4.905′ N, 94° 18.319′ W. Marker is in Dassel, Minnesota, in Meeker County. Marker is at the intersection of Parker Avenue East (U.S. 12) and Guy Street, on the left when traveling east on Parker Avenue East. Touch for map. Memorial is at Breeds Park. Marker is in this post office area: Dassel MN 55325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West End Elevator (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chief Little Crow (approx. 7.6 miles away); Kingston Veterans Memorial (approx. 8 miles away); Daniel A. Cross (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Dustin Massacre (approx. 9.9 miles away); Site of Forest City Stockade
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By K. Linzmeier, October 24, 2013
2. Dassel Area Veterans Memorial
north side
It Is The Veteran It is the Veteran, not the preacher, who has given us freedom of religion. It is the Veteran, not the reporter, who has given us freedom of the press. It is the Veteran, not the poet, who has given us freedom of speech. It is the Veteran, not the campus organizer, who gave us freedom to assemble. It is the Veteran, not the lawyer, who has given us the right to a fair trial. It is the Veteran, not the politician, who has given us the right to vote. It is the Veteran, who salutes the flag. Lest We Forget
(approx. 11 miles away); Forest City War Memorial (approx. 11.5 miles away); a different marker also named Chief Little Crow (approx. 13.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Parks in Dassel. Breeds Park. (Submitted on November 27, 2013.) 
 
Categories. Military
 
Dassel Area Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, October 24, 2013
3. Dassel Area Veterans Memorial
Breeds Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 27, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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