Skagway Remembers - Skagway Alaska
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member teeoff2
N 59° 27.348 W 135° 18.719
8V E 482313 N 6590848
Quick Description: A small memorial located in Skagway Alaska outside of a historical museum
Location: Alaska, United States
Date Posted: 7/29/2009 12:53:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM6WP4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 12

Long Description:
Skagway is a small tourist town along the cruise ship route in Alaska. Once it was the gateway to the gold fields of the Klondike. This memorial is located about 100 yards away from the Skagway historical museum. At present it sits alone in a small cleared area near a creek.

This is a multi war memorial, and honors all veterans that served in three wars. World War 1, 2, and Korea.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War 1 World War 2 Korea

In Honor Of: The citizens of Skagway, Alaska wish to forever remember the sacrifice of our military servicemen who died in wartime.

Marker Text:
Skagway Remembers The citizens of Skagway, Alaska wish to dorever remember the sacrifices of our military servicement who died in wartime. These young men left home and community to answer the call to help preserve peace and freedom in the world. World War 1 Vincent Dortero Leonard Haslet World War 2 Bill Phelps Harry Lee Harry Dallas Ed Kast Korean Conflict Lloyd Sullivan Michael Tierney

Who Put it Here?: City of Skagway Alaska

Description of Memorial:
The memorial sits alone outside the Skagway historical museum.

Date of dedication: Not listed

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