McLeod County Veterans Memorial Park

McLeod County Veterans Memorial Park (HM1HSL)

Location: Hutchinson, MN 55350 McLeod County
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N 44° 53.633', W 94° 21.934'

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McLeod County Veterans Memorial Park
Dedicated to the men and women who answered the call to duty.
Serving their country in war time and peace.
Never let their sacrifice be forgotten.

Civil War
1861 - 1865
We highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain.
A. Lincoln
Participants (Union & Confederate)
3,213,000
KIA - 562,130
WIA - 418,206
POW - 410,000

Spanish American War
1898 - 1902
Remember the Maine
Participants - 392,000
KIA - 11,000
WIA - 1,662
POW - 8
MIA - 72

World War I
1914 - 1918
The war to end all wars...
Making the world safe for
democracy.
Participants - 4,744,000
KIA - 116,708
WIA - 204,002
POW - 7,470

World War II
1941 - 1945
The only thing we have to fear,
is fear itself.
Participants - 16,535,000
KIA - 406,000
WIA - 670,846
POW -124,079
MIA - 30,314

Korean War
1950 - 1955
The forgotten war.
Participants - 6,807,000
KIA - 54,246
WIA - 103,284
POW - 7,140
MIA - 8,177

Vietnam War
1959 - 1975
A war that asked everything of a few
and nothing of most of America.
Participants - 9,200,000
KIA - 58,153
WIA - 53,303
POW - 766
MIA - 1817

Panama - Grenada Lebanon
1980 - 1990
"Ever Vigilant"
Participants - 20,000
KIA - 327
WIA - 509

Persian Gulf War
1990 - 1991
We went...
We didn't ask why
our country called
and we were proud.
Participants - 3,531,000
KIA - 148
WIA - 357
POW - 29
MIA - 20
Details
HM NumberHM1HSL
Series This marker is part of the Medal of Honor Recipients series
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Year Placed2001
Placed ByArea government, businesses and individuals
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 9:03pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 392173 N 4972069
Decimal Degrees44.89388333, -94.36556667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 53.633', W 94° 21.934'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 53' 37.98" N, 94° 21' 56.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)320
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 217-299 1st Ave NE, Hutchinson MN 55350, US
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