We Answered the Call
— 1861 - Today —December 7, 1941, Japan bombed Pearl Harbor and the United States declared war. On December 11, 1941, the United States declared war on Germany and Italy. Gage County residents served in Europe and in the Pacific. They fought in major battles, received honors, became prisoners of war, were wounded or killed in action. Some served behind the lines as nurses, clerks, cooks, truck drivers, and airplane mechanics; others worked with communications and intelligence.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 3:41pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14T E 691616 N 4458440|
|Decimal Degrees||40.25450000, -96.74690000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 15.27', W 96° 44.814'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 15' 16.20" N, 96° 44' 48.84" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1104-1100 S 5th St, Beatrice NE 68310, US|
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