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Multi-war Memorial, Afton, WY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
N 42° 43.813 W 110° 56.016
12T E 505435 N 4730859
Quick Description: This memorial in Afton, Wyoming honors the veterans of Starr Valley and beyond.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 11/4/2012 1:39:20 PM
Waymark Code: WMFMNW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
Views: 6

Long Description:
This memorial recognizes multiple wars:
Vietnam War, Korean War, World War II, World War I

The engraved text reads:
"The names engraved on this monument...are those from Star Valley who gave their lives for freedonms sake.

We honor all Veterans of the Wars of our great nation.

Korean War: No Casualties. The Price of Freedom is not cheap.

Vietnam: Stephen M Gardner, Kermit Haderlie, Joseph L Hart, Dale W Johnson, Alma J Stumpp

W.W. I: Oscar Cazier, Frank Coziah, Harmon Draney, Lynn Jenkins, Frank Kinyon, Arthur McKeeman

W.W.II: Calvert Allred, Charles T Books, Doyle F Draney, Wilford Heninger, LaVor Jekins, Dale Kennington, William Moffat, Ballard Pead, Rex L Olson, Floyd Perkins, Hyrum Pringle"
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Vietnam War, Korean War, World War II, World War I


In Honor Of: Veterans of all of the Wars

Marker Text:
The names engraved on this monument...are those from Star Valley who gave their lives for freedonms sake.


Who Put it Here?: American Legion Post 49

Description of Memorial:
This memorial is in a park alongside the main street in Afton, Washington Street, and includes landscaping of mature trees, green grass, an engraved granite memorial stone, and flags. There are a few benches nearby as well.


Date of dedication: Not listed

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