World War I Memorial

WWI-Memorial.jpg"This is the boulder with the bronze plaque near the Campus southwest entrance. The names on the plaque are those of the men students from the Normal who served in WW I. According to information from V. A. Lowry, B. M. Lawrence and C. C. Wagner were instrumental in raising the funds for this memorial among faculty, students, and friends of the Normal. The boulder came from a farm near Madison and was faced by the Hexom Monument Works. It was dedicated on November 11, 1921."

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Source:

Lowry, V. A. Forty Years at General Beadle (1922-1962) . Madison, SD: Dakota State University, 1984. Pg 117.