SGT. Benjamin Edinger USMC Memorial

 © Photographed December 6, 2014
Dedicated Saturday, October 19, 2013
Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin
Google Map

SGT. Benjamin Edinger USMC
What's your level of commitment?
His: Iraq, November 23, 2004
Bronze Star / Purple Heart

Born: October 15, 1980
Died: November 23, 2004

The memorial is located on westbound Shawano Avenue / Wisconsin Highway 29, between North Ridge Road (to the east) and North Locust Street (to the west), Green Bay, Wisconsin 54303.

NOTE: There is no parking at the memorial location. Park on either North Ridge Road or North Locust Street, and walk to the memorial location.

NOTE: Unfortunately, I was unable to get close enough to clearly photograph the content on the plaque to the right; I will return and update this post once a better photograph is obtained.

Fallen Heroes of Operation Iraqi Freedom: Marine Sgt. Benjamin C. Edinger
24, of Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Edinger died at the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, from injuries received as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq on November 14, 2004. He was assigned to 2nd Force Reconnaissance Company, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Died on November 23, 2004.
Honor the Fallen: Marine Sgt. Benjamin C. Edinger

In Memoriam: Sgt. Benjamin Edinger, U.S.M.C. (KIA)

Find a Grave: Sgt. Benjamin Charles Edinger

Congressional Record 112th Congress (2013-2014)
Honoring our Armed Forces -- (Senate - October 16, 2013) [Page: S7534]
Sergeant Benjamic C. Edinger, USMC
Ms. BALDWIN. Mr. President, I rise today to honor the life and service of Sgt. Benjamin C. Edinger, USMC, on the occasion of the dedication of a city trail in the city of Green Bay, in my home State of Wisconsin . . .

There is no parking anywhere near this memorial.

No comments:

Post a Comment