North Platte Canteen, North Platte, NE
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358
N 41° 08.361 W 100° 45.605
14T E 352283 N 4555719
Quick Description: WWII Canteen serving more than 6 Million GIs.
Location: Nebraska, United States
Date Posted: 6/3/2008 10:48:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM3Y2Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
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Long Description:
Site of the Union Pacific Railroad Depot Containing famous World War II North Platte Canteen serving more than Six Million Members of the Armed Forces from December 25, 1941 to April 1, 1946 The Canteen was supported by North Platte Citizens and Nebraska and Colorado Communities.
Marker Name: Site of the Union Pacific Railroad Depot

City: yes

Web Address if available:: [Web Link]

Roadside: Not Listed

Other: Not Listed

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1. Close up of historical marker
2. Picture of surrounding area (would prefer to have the marker in the picture also). Thanks!
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