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Freedom Memorial dedication set

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The dedication of the Freedom Memorial, the last memorial at the Wyoming Veterans Memorial Park, will take place in a ceremony commemorating the 10th anniversary of 9/11, at 10 a.m., Sept. 10, in Cody.

The Freedom Memorial will honor the sacrifices of those who have died in military service in the various military conflicts since the Vietnam War. It consists of a central large monument with spokes radiating to obelisks representing the major conflicts since the Vietnam War.

The memorial was designed to incorporate expansions, if needed. The large monument lists the names of those who died in military service from combat, accidental, illness, or other causes of death.

To submit a name for the memorial, contact the Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum, 307-472-1857.