In Memory of the Sons of Strang

In Memory of the Sons of Strang (HM1K60)

Location: Strang, NE 68444 Fillmore County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 24.858', W 97° 35.219'

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North side of monument:
World War I
Pvt. Robert J. Wilkinson; Am. Expeditionary Force, U.S.A.; Sept. 6, 1889 - Oct. 12, 1928; Died in France from battle wounds.

World War II
Pvt. John Gerhard Trapp, Jr.; Co. B, 30th Replacement BN, U.S.A.; Dec. 21, 1923 - Jan. 18, 1944; Died Cassino, Italy from battle wounds.

PFC Curtis Lee Steffens, U.S.A.; Mar. 7, 1917 - June 15, 1944; Killed in action Cherbourg, France.

S-Sgt. Frank Joseph Schelbetzki, Jr.; Co. F, 134th Infantry; Dec. 27, 1914 - July 15, 1944; Killed in action St. Lo, France.

Erected in memory of early pioneers Chris and Margaret Dunker.

South side of monument:
Korean War
PFC Joseph Raymond Kennel, jr.; First Marine Division U.S.M.C.; April 28, 1933 - Aug. 16, 1952; Killed in action.

Vietnam War
Thomas Herman Ohnesorge, HM3; 7th Marines, Fleet Marine U.S.N.; Dec. 24, 1944 - June 24, 1967; Died Quang Nam from battle wounds.

In memory of the sons of Strang who made the supreme sacrifice in the defense of our nation.
HM NumberHM1K60
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Date Added Friday, April 24th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14T E 619884 N 4474700
Decimal Degrees40.41430000, -97.58698333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 24.858', W 97° 35.219'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 24' 51.48" N, 97° 35' 13.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)402
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 68444 Main St, Strang NE 68444, US
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