Weyauwega in Waupaca County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
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Location. 44° 19.387′ N, 88° 56.057′ W. Marker is in Weyauwega, Wisconsin, in Waupaca County. Marker is at the intersection of North Mill Street (State Highway 110) and Ann Street, on the left when traveling north on North Mill Street. Touch for map. Memorial is next to Arndt-Bruley American Legion Post 176. Marker is at or near this postal address: 303 North Mill Street, Weyauwega WI 54983, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Wolf River Crossing (approx. 5.7 miles away); Waupaca County War Memorial (approx. 7.8 miles away); Melvin O. Handrich (approx. 9.6 miles away); Birthplace of the American Water Spaniel (approx. 10.8 miles away); New London Fairground (approx. 11.4 miles away); Poygan Paygrounds (approx. 14.6 miles away); Birthplace of Numismatic News (approx. 15.9 miles away); Birthplace of the Iola Old Car Show (approx. 16 miles away).
1. Arndt-Bruley American Legion Post 176
The name of the Arndt-Bruley post honors two men who gave their lives in the two World Wars.
Pvt. Erick Arndt, age 25, of Weyauwega, lost his life in World War I. He was killed in action on July 20, 1918 in France. Pvt. Harold Edward "Spike" Bruley, a medic, was killed in action while tending to a wounded soldier during battle at Normandy, France, on August 4, 1944.
— Submitted January 9, 2014.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 333 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 9, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.