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Bataan Death March - Ely, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lenron
N 47° 54.191 W 091° 51.968
15T E 584738 N 5306161
Quick Description: Bataan Death March memorial in downtown Ely, MN.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 7/3/2010 5:46:58 PM
Waymark Code: WM95WC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
Views: 3

Long Description:
Nice Bataan Death March memorial in downtown Ely, MN. The memorial is located next to the VFW Club Post # 2717. Though downtown Ely, Ely is small town with a great atmosphere. Quaint shops are near the memorial. The city of Ely is home to many outfitters as the area is the gateway to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

The plaque reads:

In memory of those veterans who gave their lives for our freedom
Bataan Death March 1942
7 veteran names follow
Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: Located next to sidewalk on Sheridan Street

Location of waymark:
Sheridan Street
Ely, MN United States
55731


Commemoration: Bataan Death March

Date of Dedication: Not listed

Access times: Not listed

Website for Waymark: Not listed

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