|Steve Edquist ~In Memory Of Aaron & Scrappy~ (#46550986)|
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Most Ft. Snelling interments of servicemen and their families I have added I didn't know personally. I add head stone photos and a token/note when possible. I do this to honor the men and their families. I want to give their pages something more than just a name and a date.|
"Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars."
I'm from Minneapolis, MN and have lived in this area all my life. I'm a proud veteran and spent 3 years in the army and I served two tours of duty in Viet Nam, (late 1969-1972.) I was wounded twice. I was assigned to The First Cavalry Division and was in the infantry and then a combat engineer & operated a bulldozer & later I was assigned to aviation and was a crew chief/door gunner on a UH-1 Huey helicopter. I'm a recipient of the Bronze Star, two Purple Hearts, two Air Medals, two Commendation Medals, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Aircraft Crewman Wings, & a Marksman Rifle Medal.
I'm a former local truck driver of 35 years and a former part time fire photographer for seven years. I was forced to retire in 2004 due to back problems. Now I spend time listing interments. I fill photo requests for Fort Snelling National Cemetery. If you see ANY FT. Snelling memorials with a mistake or missing plots & sections or need a spouse/parents links added please let me know and I will get it corrected or updated.
I do appreciate you visiting Aaron's memorial and for all of your kind words. Thank you so much. It has helped a lot with the passing of my beloved Aaron. Aaron was a blessing and I miss him so much.
If you see anything that I have submitted that needs correction, please let me know. I will be happy to correct it.
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Thank you for such interesting shots. The Courneya photo is quit unique. Great shots. Thanks again.
Added by WillM on Mar 30, 2015 4:43 PM
Steve, they look great! Thanks again. More next Sat between 3-5 your time. Depends on when I get back from seeing my brother Steve who lives by Tombstone, AZ. Have a great Easter weekend.
Added by DeniseL on Mar 30, 2015 10:27 AM
|Gwen and Bob||Thank you|
What a lovely photo you have posted of Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Thank you! Gwen
Thanks again Steve for claiming and adding photos to my requests. We appreciate it. I will be sending more requests soon. Have a nice Easter.
Added by maryd on Mar 29, 2015 12:58 PM
|Annette Thompson||Just saying Hello|
Was just on the site and saw you are still working hard doing the selfless thing that you do so well! Just wanted to say hi and hope all is well. Thank you again for all that you do. xo
Steve, thank you for adding the great photos. You do such nice work. Have a good week.
Added by maryd on Mar 24, 2015 7:59 AM
Thanks again Steve for the speedy service and great photos. See you next Saturday.
Added by DeniseL on Mar 22, 2015 10:32 AM
Steve, thank you for taking and posting the great pictures. We appreciate your time and effort needed to get the photos. Thanks again, Mary.
Added by maryd on Mar 14, 2015 3:44 PM
Thank you so much for all of the pictures that you've taken and posted. They all came out great, and I really appreciate it.
Added by NoreenP on Mar 10, 2015 10:16 AM
|Evie (Greer) Schipper||Thank you.|
Thank you very much for the headstone photos for Ezra Virgil and Vera Charlotte (Peart) Curtis. I really appreciate all your wonderful photos.
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