Eagle Veterans Memorial - Aitkin, Minnesota
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 46° 31.991 W 093° 42.613
15T E 445536 N 5153535
Quick Description: Veterans memorial featuring a chainsaw carving of a bald eagle in front of the Aitkin County Courthouse in Aitkin, Minnesota.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2011 7:36:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMCM6W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 3am
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Long Description:

Seven-foot painted chainsaw carved Eagle. The carving is part of a veterans memorial. On the front of the eagle is a plaque inscribed:

Proud To Be An American

The Citizens of Aitkin County Honor
All Veterans For Representing Them In
Serving Our Country During Peace,
In Peacetime Conflicts, And In War

WWI           WWII
Korea          Vietnam
Persian Gulf

October 13, 1991
Persian Gulf Support Group
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
WWI           WWII
Korea          Vietnam
Persian Gulf

In Honor Of: All veterans who have served.

Marker Text:
See above

Date of dedication: 10/13/1991

Who Put it Here?: Persian Gulf Support Group

Description of Memorial:
Chainsaw carved eagle with plaque. Located in front of county courthouse.

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