POW / MIA Highway 13 Memorial Dedication

© Photographed June 4, 2017
Dedicated 1995 by Butternut High School, U.S. History Class 94-95
Park Falls, Price County, Wisconsin
45° 55.869′ N, 90° 27.136′ W
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Highway 13 Memorial Dedication Aug. 5, 1995

We stare into the dawn of peace,
and see the vision of heroes
who served our country;
, whom we honor
forever with deep gratitude.

The commemorative statement was submitted by:
Butternut High School, U.S. History Class 94-95

The marker is located at the Old Abe Veterans Memorial, on the grounds of the Park Falls Chamber of Commerce, and is accessible from southbound South 4th Avenue, at its intersection with 4th Street South, at or near 400 4th Street South, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552.

2014 Wisconsin Statutes & Annotations
84. State trunk highways; federal aid.
84.1047 POW/MIA Memorial Highway.
Universal Citation: WI Stat § 84.1047 (2014)
84.1047  POW/MIA Memorial Highway. The department shall designate the route of STH 13, commencing at Wisconsin Dells and proceeding northerly to Superior as the "POW/MIA Memorial Highway" as a living memorial to and in honor of all prisoners of war, ex-prisoners of war and those who are currently or were formerly missing in action, of all wars in which the United States has engaged. The department shall erect markers at appropriate locations in close proximity to the route of the highway under this section to commemorate the designation of the highway.
Click here to view all memorials at the Old Abe Veterans Memorial.

The memorial is at the feet of Old Abe . . .

 The marker is located at the Old Abe Veterans Memorial.

Looking north, with 4th Street South visible to the right.

The memorial is located in Park Falls, Wisconsin.

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