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Elko County War Memorial
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP
N 40° 49.996 W 115° 45.763
11T E 604320 N 4520984
Quick Description: This memorial is on the grounds of the historic courthouse in Elko, Nevada.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 6/12/2007 7:15:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM1P0Y
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member "Paws"itraction
Views: 36

Long Description:
The memorial, designed by a local artist, Sarah Sweetwater, has three panels of Georgia Granite, arranged to form "V for Victory shapes. The panels stand on a tiered Granite base.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War II Korea Vietnam


In Honor Of: Freedom is not Free In Memory of Our Fallen Comrades

Marker Text:


Date of dedication: July 4, 1991

Who Put it Here?: Gasper J. Salaz Post 2350 Veterans of Foreign Wars, Elko, Nevada.

Description of Memorial:
Details and photos of the planning, construction and dedication of this memorial can be found here. Link


Visit Instructions:
Visited Logs must contain, at least, a picture of the monument and your GPSr. Preferably YOU at the monument with your GPSr, but we understand that some people are camera-shy.
It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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