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Hastings in Dakota County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

American Legion Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial Plaque image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 7, 2014
1. Veterans Memorial Plaque
Inscription.
Dedicated to Those Who Have Made the
Ultimate Sacrifice for Their Country


World War I
United States Army
Pvt Lucking George J
Pvt Nelson William G E
1Lt Russell Thomas Lyle

World War II
United States Army
Sgt Ahern John W PFC Beying Othmar B Pvt Cadwell Harvey W Pvt Couture George C Pvt Frawley Charles PFC Farrell James H Cpl Furney Raymond Pvt Gaukel Eugene PFC Gitson Leo P (John) 2Lt Gores Leo PFC Gores Melvin N T/5 Hoffman Nicholas J PFC Holzemer Ambrose C PFC Herbes Robert Sgt Latimer Eugene PFC Loy Chester G PFC Lucking Sylvester 2Lt Marshall Lloyd A Pvt Meiers Eugene 2Lt Moore James PFC Schommer John M T/5 Trevis Robert PFC Thurmes Peter

United States Marine Corps PFC Bloomstrand Edward

United States Navy S/2 Colwell George B PM/2 Fasbender Robert Lt Kenney Lep T S/1 Mamer George F S/2 McLaughlin Edward

United States Army Air Corps 2Lt Conner Gere (James) 2Lt Christenson Alvin 2Lt
Veterans Memorial Plaque and Podium image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 7, 2014
2. Veterans Memorial Plaque and Podium
Jensen James T 2Lt Mahoney Bernard F 1Lt Mares Arthur V AVC Newstrom James

Korean War Pvt Birmingham Paul US Army PFC Langenfeld Eugene US Army

Vietnam War LCpl Foss Duane USMC LCpl Swanson Lawrence H USMC

POW-MIA

 
Erected by Nelson-Lucking American Legion Post 47.
 
Location. 44° 44.727′ N, 92° 51.092′ W. Marker is in Hastings, Minnesota, in Dakota County. Marker can be reached from Sibley Street near 1st Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is below the patio at Nelson-Lucking American Legion Post 47. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Sibley Street, Hastings MN 55033, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spiral Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Downtown Develops (within shouting distance of this marker); Hastings Spiral Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Mississippi (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Levee (about 400 feet away, measured
Veterans Memorial Wall and Podium image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 7, 2014
3. Veterans Memorial Wall and Podium
in a direct line); Hastings Grows (about 500 feet away); Steamboats, Trains, and Barges (about 800 feet away); Going with the Flow (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hastings.
 
Also see . . .
1. Veterans Memorial Patio Wall. (Submitted on November 2, 2014.)
2. In Hastings, a wall to remember. (Submitted on November 2, 2014.)
 
Additional keywords. Veterans Memorial Patio Wall
 
Categories. Military
 
Veterans Memorial Wall Plaques image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 7, 2014
4. Veterans Memorial Wall Plaques
Nearby Mississippi River image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 7, 2014
5. Nearby Mississippi River
The Veterans Memorial Wall is below the patio.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 2, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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