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Veterans Memorial – Schroeder, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 47° 32.601 W 090° 53.883
15T E 658171 N 5267688
Quick Description: This marker was placed at this Schroeder rest stop to honor our country’s Armed Forces.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 10/5/2011 5:28:05 AM
Waymark Code: WMCR0W
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member lenron
Views: 4

Long Description:
The American flag waves high above this marker honoring our country’s Armed Forces. The seals of the Army, Marine, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Navy are etched in the stone around the words:

“This monument honors the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America.”

Nearby a traveler will also find a marker telling about Father Baraga and his historic crossing of Lake Superior to help those who were ill. This rest stop is a good place to pause and remember those who have been willing to sacrifice their lives for others.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: men and women who have service in the Armed Forces of the United States of America

Marker Text:
“This monument honors the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America.”


Who Put it Here?: Name of group is not on marker

Description of Memorial:
It is located at the rest stop in Schroeder along Hwy. 61.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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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