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June 18, 2013

Veterans Monument Planned in Spearfish

A committee is seeking to raise $250,000 to pay for the monument.

 

The Spearfish Veterans Monument will honor all veterans who have completed their service and have lived in Spearfish for at least one year.
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Spearfish Veterans Monument Committee rendering

The Spearfish VFW Post 5860 and the American Legion Post 164 are working together to build the Spearfish Veterans Monument, according to the Spearfish Veterans Monument website.

The monument will be located in the Spearfish City Park near Indian Springs Gazebo, next to the Littelton Medal of Honor Memorial.

As part of its fundraising efforts, the committee is selling commemorative coins at its website. Donations also can be made online.

 

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