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Guernsey in Platte County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Guernsey War Memorial

 
 
Guernsey War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 23, 2014
1. Guernsey War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice in defense of their country in World War II

Simeon Albert Edgar A . Beal Arthur L. Birieffi Joseph N. Bowman Frank L. Covington Marvin Holcomb Leland L. Lane Charles M. Mathews Milton A. Patterson Gerald W. Sharp Roy Ross Stratton James Beryl Thompson Jack A. Webb Jim F. Webb

 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, Lake Guernsey Post No. 4471.
 
Location. 42° 16.181′ N, 104° 44.424′ W. Marker is in Guernsey, Wyoming, in Platte County. Marker is at the intersection of East Whalen Street (U.S. 26) and South Dakota Avenu on East Whalen Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 East Whalen Street, Guernsey WY 82214, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Guernsey Area (here, next to this marker); Oregon Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Laramie (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mexican Hill (about 300 feet away); North Platte River (about 300 feet away);
Guernsey War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 23, 2014
2. Guernsey War Memorial Marker
Register Cliffs (about 300 feet away); Guernsey Pipeline Station (about 300 feet away); Sand Point (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guernsey.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 21, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 210 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 21, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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