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Black Creek Veterans Memorial

 A place to Honor Veterans from all Wars and Service

American Legion Post #332

The  Memorial site is located in downtown Black Creek adjacent to the Newton Blackmour State Trail.

The site features a granite memorial dedicated to all branches of the Armed Forces with 3 flag poles and it is flanked by 2 granite walls used to honor Veterans.

The memorial is a joint effort of the American Legion, Village of Black Creek, Black Creek Business Association and many local businesses and residents. 

American Legion Post #332 of Black Creek is excited to kick off its fundraising efforts in order honor and memorialize those who have served their country and create a gathering place in the community.

The Memorial site is located in downtown Black Creek adjacent to the Newton Blackmour State Trail.

The site centers on a granite memorial dedicated to all branches of the Armed Forces with 3 flag poles and is flanked by 2 granite walls which will be used for honor dedication engraving of Veterans.

The memorial is a joint effort of the American Legion, Village of Black Creek, Black Creek Business Association and many local businesses and residents.

Contact Info

 Questions on the project or how to make monetary or service donations please contact one of these Legion members.

Pat Amerson      920-560-4474

Pat Nachtwey    920-984-3562

Ernie Baxter       920-731-3347

 Donations and engraving information can be sent to the Black Creek Legion Post Treasurer:

Roger Dorn

W4656 Swan Acre Dr.

Cecil, WI 54111

715-745-6672

Cash and check donations are accepted at the Village Clerk’s Office and BMO Harris Bank in Black Creek. Make checks payable to: Black Creek Legion Post 332

Credit and Debit Card donations are also accepted at the Veterans Memorial Page on the Village of Black Creek’s website.

Pictures, info and updates also available on our Facebook page–Black Creek Veteran’s Memorial

Thanks for all of your support to make this dream a reality.

How to Donate  

Brick Pavers

Engraved brick pavers line the walkway to and around the memorial.  These pavers are used to fund the project and give recognition to those that have donated.

8”x8” 6 Lines of 13 characters a line - $175

8”x16” 6 Lines of 26 characters a line - $500

16”x16” 12 lines of 26 characters a line - $750+

Benches

Special opportunity to sponsor a granite bench and have your family’s name engraved on for visitors to sit and enjoy the memorial - $5,000

Star Supporter Recognition

These supporters will receive additional recognition based on the level of monetary or services contributed to the memorial.

*                                        $1,000

**                                       $2,000

***                                      $3,000

****                                     $4,000

*****                                   $5,000+

 Honoring a Veteran

 The two granite walls are 4x8 engraved squares that can be purchased to honor veterans and service members.

The 4x8 squares can be purchased for $175 and will include the honoree’s name, rank, branch and date of service. 4x8

 engravings will allow 3 lines of 16 characters.

All lettering will be capital block letters with rank and service in abbreviated format.  If unsure if something will fit, please

contact a legion member for claification.  All blocks and engravings are property of the American Legion and are subject

to approval.

Purchasers Name:  _______________________________________

Address:  ________________________________________________

Phone #:  ________________________________________________

Amount Enclosed:  ________________________________________

______ I am interested in making a larger donation, please contact me.

 

Use the lines based on size of paver purchased.  If more lines are needed or for additional purchases, please include

a separate sheet of paper.

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