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Veterans Memorial Park Flagpole
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2
N 34° 41.633 W 086° 44.948
16S E 522977 N 3839125
Quick Description: Flagpole dedicated to Captain Jesse Ollie Wikle Jr.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 12/9/2012 9:50:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMFWXB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 3am
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Long Description:
The stone marker at the base of the flagpole state:

Captain Jesse Ollie Wikle Jr.
Veterans Memorial Park

Dedicated in memory of those Madison Residents who made the Supreme Sacrifice in Our Country's Wars.

Madison American Legion Post 229
September 22, 2001
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: Captain Jesse Ollie Wikle Jr., Madison Residents who made the Supreme Sacrifice.

Marker Text:
Small stone marker at base of flagpole: Captain Jesse Ollie Wikle Jr. Veterans Memorial Park Dedicated in memory of those Madison Residents who made the Supreme Sacrifice in Our Country's Wars. Madison American Legion Post 229 September 22, 2001


Date of dedication: September 22, 2001

Who Put it Here?: Madison American Legion Post 229

Description of Memorial:
The town of Madison, Madison County, Alabama has set aside this area for a war Memorial Park. This was the area of town where the old railroad depot was. It is a very nice small park, but has a lot of history here. Any Waymarker passing near, should add it to their list. There are four waymarks within or near this area. And there are another four within four miles or less.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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