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Aurora in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Sharon A. Lane Drive

 
 
Sharon A. Lane Drive Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 30, 2016
1. Sharon A. Lane Drive Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
1Lt Sharon A. Lane, ANC, U.S. Army
1943 - 1969

FAMC Staff Nurse, 1968 - 1969
Killed by enemy mortar round while
serving with honor
312th Evac Hospital, Chu Lai, Viet Nam
Only ANC Officer to die as a result
of hostile fire in Viet Nam

 
Location. 39° 44.675′ N, 104° 50.07′ W. Marker is in Aurora, Colorado, in Adams County. Marker is on East 17th Place west of Victor Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at the southeast corner of the Colorado University School of Nursing building on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13120 East 19th Avenue, Aurora CO 80045, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charles Kelly Boulevard (approx. 0.2 miles away); WWI Medical Staff Memorial (approx. mile away); Colorado Freedom Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Buckley (approx. 3.9 miles away); Colorado Volunteers (approx. 4.2 miles away); Civil War Artillery (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Molly Brown House (approx. 7.8 miles away); USS Colorado BB-45 (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aurora.
 
Also see . . .
Sharon A. Lane Drive Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 30, 2016
2. Sharon A. Lane Drive Memorial

1. National Army Museum article about Sharon A. Lane. (Submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Virtual Wall page about Sharon A. Lane.
Includes photos's and decorations received.
(Submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.) 
 
Education II South Building (School of Nursing) near marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 30, 2016
3. Education II South Building (School of Nursing) near marker.
Memorial is at the bottom, in the middle of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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