Veterans Memorial Name Submission

IMG_0282The Veteran’s Memorial is located on the south east corner of Hwy 10 and Cty Rd 25 in Big Lake, Minnesota. The monument was dedicated May 2017 and serves as a tribute to deceased Big Lake Area American heroes. The black granite monuments contain the names of service men and women, and honors deceased Veterans from all service branches Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine.  Members of the public are permitted to nominate deceased veteran(s) to be added to the Veterans Memorial, pending confirmation by Military Affairs and Veterans Department.

Click here to view the Veterans Memorial Application.

Once complete, please mail the above Veterans Memorial Application and associated military documentation copies to Big Lake Beyond The Yellow Ribbon (P.O. Box 212 Big Lake, MN 55309).

View the current list of names on the Veterans Memorial Below:

JuneC.Mitchell
JoeW.Swanson
GeorgeM.Stonehouse
JamesW.SpringsteenSr.
MarvinC.Wiitanen
NikkiL.Abfalter
Garold"Gary"Hagberg
StephenD.Remick
ArnoldJ.Schueller
RobertW.Tummel
George
 
Knowlton
 
Rev William
H.
Evans
 
Lorenzo
 
Putnam
 
John
J.
Snyder
 
Charles
B.
Doten
 
George
L.
Knapp
 
Benjamin
 
Snow
 
Arthur
 
Embretson
 
Olaf
 
Wilson
 
William
 
Beck
 
Theodore
 
Tischer
Sr.
Orville
 
Larson
 
Donald
 
Moores
 
Roscoe
 
Noll
 
Harry
 
Salsbery
 
John
 
Wallin
 
O.
 
Jensen
 
Earl
 
Roberts
 
Donald
 
Dessen
KIA
John
A.
Olson
 
Orville
 
Anderson
KIA
Leon
 
Phillips
 
Jean
 
Johnson
 
Francis
 
McGuire
 
Theodore
S
Marriage
 
Jesse
 
Jones
 
Russell
E.
Swanson
KIA
Clarence
 
Nelson
 
John
O.
Anderson
 
Robert
 
Mitchell
 
Albert
 
Fredrickson
 
John
 
Dennes
 
William
 
Lannoye
 
John
 
Pearson
 
Phillip
 
Bolton
 
Olaf
 
Olson
 
Francis
 
Tucker
 
Perry
C.
Bradfield
 
George
C.
Schroeder
 
Chris
 
Zenger
 
Carl
 
Wigren
 
Wendell
R.
Swanson
 
Michael
 
Tracy
 
William
 
Cutler
 
James
 
Lannoye
 
Robert
 
Woolhouse
 
Daniel
 
Stockton
 
Wayde
 
Huso
KIA
Ned
 
Patton
 
Oscar
 
Johnson
 
Walter
 
Hesley
 
Gordon
 
McPherson
 
Paul
 
Rued
 
Richard
 
Serflaten
Sr.
William
F.
Johnson
 
Lawrence
 
Trigg
 
Curtis
 
Christenson
 
Steven
 
Christenson
 
Axel
 
Peterson
 
Robert
 
Hinrichs
 
Edward
 
McMullen
 
Alfred
 
Smestad
 
Ralph
 
Callery
 
Paul
 
Olson
 
Charles
 
Lumley
 
Earl
 
Secord
 
Paul
 
Zieman
 
David
 
Toussaint
 
Leonard
 
Johnston
 
Ted
 
Guppy
 
Albert
 
Ignaszewski
 
James
E.
Johnson
 
Cecil
 
Eddy
 
Richard
 
Wangen
 
Richard
 
Serflaten
Jr.
Freeman
 
Swanson
 
Hubert
 
Carlson
 
August
 
Schneider
 
Norma
 
Smith
 
Raymond
 
Tischbirek
 
Eddie
 
Peterson
 
Arthur
 
Olson
 
Michael
 
Brown
 
Walter
 
Petrowski
 
Herbert
 
Tofsley
 
Edward
 
Bialke
 
John
 
Snyder
 
Randy
 
Culbertson
 
Clyde
 
Phyle
 
Henry
 
Peterson
 
Alfred
 
Gorham
 
James
D.
Johnson
 
Earl 
 
Darrow
 
George
 
Brown
 
Noel
 
Landes
 
Donald
 
Borst
 
Denice
 
Murdock
 
Floyd
 
Smith
 
Everett
 
Baker
 
Darwin
 
Johnson
 
Fred
 
Bring
Sr
Erwin
 
Mitchell
 
Glenn
 
Doust
 
Joseph
 
Cook
 
Arthur
Watson
Derby
 
Elmer
 
Faelske
 
Orval
 
Brooks
 
Harold
 
Nelson
 
Theodore
 
Boeke
 
Charles
 
LaDew
 
Henry
 
Braun
 
Warren
 
Borst
 
Irene
 
Carlson
 
Norman
 
Hulleman
 
John
T.
Peterson
 
Richard
 
Schoen
 
Robert
 
Blackhurst
 
Earl
 
Nelson
 
Lawerence
 
DeForrest
Sr
Edgar
 
Lemke
 
John
 
Roster
 
Richard
 
Backlund
 
Rolland
 
Eddy
 
Jasper
 
Jesperson
 
Phillip
 
Dylla
 
Harvey
 
Cheesebrough
Jr
Casper
 
Hellhake
 
Herbert
 
Lee
 
James
 
Wheeler
 
Richard
 
Geisler
 
Gordon
 
Lanz
 
Patricia
 
Larson
 
James
 
Thompson
 
Richard
 
Groustra
 
Aloysius
 
Tabery
 
Clifton
 
Berndt
 
Maynard
 
Erickson
 
Neil
 
Peterson
 
Harley
 
Pufahl
 
Linden
 
White
 
Emery
Ray
Hanson
 
Garrett
 
Flemming
 
Harold
 
Knaeble
 
Lawrence
 
Nadeau
 
Patrick
 
Ronayne
 
Lawrence
 
Vogt
 
David
 
Olene
 
Morrill
 
Petersen
 
Robert
 
Peterson
 
Gene
 
Putnam
 
Leo
 
Gramsey
 
Floyd
 
Moshier
 
Robert
 
Knowlton
 
Leo
 
Holz
 
Edwin
D.
Jandt
 
Willard
 
LaDew
 
Elmer
 
Peterson
 
Ralph
John
Forge
 
Dale
 
Gotziam
 
Kenneth
 
Stein
 
Melvin
J
Peterson
 
Clarence
E.
Larson
 
Thomas
 
Ewing
 
Bernard
 
Sieg
 
John
A.
Abrahamson
 
Lewellyn
 
Johnson
 
Keith
 
Artman
 
David
C.
Christenson
 
Walter
 
Broker
 
Hollis
 
Sabre
 
Lorraine
 
Sabre
 
Allen
 
Enger
 
Robert
 
Poirier
 
Robert 
E.
Beduhn
 
Oran
 
Mitchell
 
Jack
 
Kasper
 
Valentine
 
Loegering
 
Gale
Thomas
Mohler
 
Kenneth
G.
Nelson
 
Lloyd
Elwin
Thomas
 
Albert
 
Anderson
 
Calvin 
 
Hinrichs
 
Charles
 
Seward
 
Orville
 
Johnson
 
Norman
S. 
Peterson
 
Marvin
 
Thomas
 
Jim
 
Mitchell
 
Loren 
"Bubby"
Swanson
 
James
C.
Oveson
 
Harold
D
Groustra
 
Vernon
 
Struffert
 
Linden
C.
Hultquist
 
Willard
 
Moey
 
Oscar
J.
Myers
 
Jerry
 
Bottema
 
Frank
 
Nokk
 
David 
L.
Anderson
 
Gordon
 
Hicks
Jr
Gerald
 
Manion
 
Bruce
 
Johnson
 
Gerald
 
Buckley
 
Gary
 
Rudlong
Sr.
Louis
C.
Fennema
 
Wayne
J.
Forsythe
 
Donald
 
Miels
 
Mark
 
Newberg
 
Doug
 
Uhrhammer
 
Stanley
M.
Anderson
 
Richard
 
Boecker
 
Arnold
 
Johnson
 
Donald
W.
Johnson
 
Roger
 
Baldwin
 
Richard
V. 
Gedatus
 
Clyde
E.
LeClair
 
David
L.
Monson
 
Dennis 
L.
Peterson
 
John
L.
Sullivan
 
John
"Jack"
Meltzer
 
Robert
Lee
Tischbirek