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Shenandoah in Page County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

American Veterans Memorial

 
 
American Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
1. American Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

The city of Shenandoah remembers and honors all those citizens of this community who have served in the military of the United States Of America in peacetime, and in these wars and conflicts since Iowa became a state in 1846.

Mexican War (1846-1848)
Civil War (1861-1865)
Spanish American War (1898)
World War I (1917-1918)
World War II (1941-1945)
Korean War (1950-1953)
Vietnam War (1964-1973)
Persian Gulf War (1991)
Somalia (1992-1994)

Placed with Pride by the
City of Shenandoah
September 22, 2001
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In Memoriam
Robert S. Ross
Husband and Father
Businessman/Banker
World War II Veteran
Community Leader
1915-2002


 
Erected 2001 by City of Shenandoah.
 
Location. 40° 45.947′ N, 95° 22.339′ W. Marker is in Shenandoah, Iowa, in Page County. Marker is at the intersection of Blossom Street and Sheridan Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Blossom Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shenandoah IA 51601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Women's Christian Temperance Union Fountain
American Veterans Memorial - Robert S. Ross image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
2. American Veterans Memorial - Robert S. Ross
(here, next to this marker); A Tradition of Innovation in Agriculture (a few steps from this marker); Julian Dubuque (within shouting distance of this marker); A City In Print (within shouting distance of this marker); The Nurseries of Shenandoah (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneers of Radio (about 400 feet away); The Music of Shenandoah (about 500 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shenandoah.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US CivilWar, World IWar, World II
 
American Veterans Memorial Clock image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
3. American Veterans Memorial Clock
Markers on base of clock
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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