SPC Nichole M Frye Memorial Bridge

Photographed October 4, 2014 and August 6, 2016
Erected July 2014
Lena, Oconto County, Wisconsin
44.977204,-88.041648 (southbound sign)
44.977168,-88.041071 (northbound sign)

The SPC Nichole M Frye Memorial Bridge is located on northbound and southbound Wisconsin Highway 141, between County Highway A, Lena (to the south) and Wisconsin Highway 22, Oconto Falls (to the north), Lena, Wisconsin 54139.

19, of Lena, Wisconsin.
Frye died in Baqubah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device struck her convoy. She was assigned to Company A, 415th Civil Affairs Battalion, U.S. Army Reserve, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Died on February 16, 2004
American Women Veterans: PFC Nichole M. Frye

Fallen Heroes Project: Nichole M. Frye

Nichole Marie Frye Memorial Page on Facebook

Fox 11 News: Frye Memorial Bridge sign now placed along Hwy. 141 (July 18, 2014)

NOTE: Scroll down to view Wisconsin Statutes regarding SPC Nichole M Frye Memorial Bridge.


 Looking southbound across the bridge.

The sign on the southbound side of the bridge / U.S. Highway 141.

The southbound side of the bridge / U.S. Highway 141.

The sign on the northbound side of the bridge / U.S. Highway 141.
The small commemorative plaque mentioned in the Fox 11 news report
is visible to the left of the signs posts. Sadly, I did not notice it!

The northbound side of the bridge / U.S. Highway 141.

Facing southbound at both sides of the bridge.

2010 Wisconsin Code
Chapter 84. State trunk highways; federal aid.
84.10345 Nichole M. Frye Memorial Bridge.
84.10345 Nichole M. Frye Memorial Bridge. The department shall designate and mark the bridge on STH 141 in the town of Lena in Oconto County as the "Nichole M. Frye Memorial Bridge" in honor and recognition of Nichole M. Frye, who sacrificed her life in Operation Iraqi Freedom.

2013 Assembly Bill 672
An act to renumber 84.10345; and to create 84.10345 (2) of the statutes; relating to: signs for the Nichole M. Frye Memorial Bridge on STH 141 in Oconto County.

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