Dear Veteran, Veteranís Family, or Friend of a Veteran:

This information will help us with making a file of information on veterans from the Springfield, South Dakota area.  The information from the card is to be used for putting the name on the Springfield Veterans Memorial and then be given to the Springfield Museum where a file of veterans will be kept.

Line 1: The veterans name as it appears on discharge papers or enlistment papers. Be sure to include Sr., Jr., or 3rd if appropriate.

Line 2: If you are a female veteran, please list your married name - if you were married when you went in the service, omit this information.  Sex of the Veteran.

Line 3: Veteranís name as it is to appear on the Veterans Memorial, i.e. John Q Person, John Q Person 2nd., Jane Q Person.

Line 4: Era of Service --- Civil War, Spanish American War, Philippines Insurrection, WWI, WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Lebanon/Grenada, Panama, Gulf/War on Terrorism, Desert Storm, Enduring/Iraq Freedom, Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, Global War on Terrorism, and others, or Veteran if not in any of the War periods.

Line 5: Date (or Dates) veteran went into service, if more than one enlistment, list all.

Line 6: Date (or Dates) veteran got out of service, if more than one enlistment, list all.

Line 7: Branch or Branches of service: Army, Navy, Army Air Corps, Army Air Force, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines, or National Guard (Air or Army).

Line 8: Served in what Country, Area of War, Theater of War, or U.S.A..

Line 9: Veteranís home town and state at the time of veteran joining the military.

 

CUT OFF HERE AND RETURN TO / Jim Hornstra,  40827 312TH ST.,  Springfield, SD 57062 or springvetmem@yahoo.com / call (605) 369-5555

 

 

1

Name:        (Last)

(First)

(Middle)

Sr./Jr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

Married Name

 

Sex

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Memorial Name

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(First)

(Middle)

(Last)

4

Era of Service

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st

2nd

3rd

5

Date of Enlistment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st

2nd

3rd

6

Date of Discharge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st

2nd

3rd

7

Branch of Service

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st

2nd

3rd

8

Served In

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st

2nd

3rd

9

Town From

 

 

5/21/2011