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Battle Mountain Monument - Hot Springs, South Dakota
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 43° 26.358 W 103° 28.305
13T E 623675 N 4810735
Quick Description: Veterans memorial high on the hill above the Hot Springs National Cemetery in Hot Springs, South Dakota.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 8/24/2007 8:43:19 PM
Waymark Code: WM22M9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member martinell
Views: 23

Long Description:
Battle Mountain Monument is a 32-foot tall obelisk placed in 1914 by the National Home Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Battle Mountain Sanitarium (now called VA Black Hills Health Care center)
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: In memory of the men who offered their lives in defense of their country

Date of dedication: 1914

Who Put it Here?: National Home Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Battle Mountain Sanitarium

Description of Memorial:
32-foot tall obelisk located on hill above Hot Springs National Cemetery.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Marker Text: Not listed

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