The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs will be hosting a State Bridge Dedication Ceremony later this month to honor U.S. Army Private First Class Cy Kaiser.
The ceremony will be today (June 22, 2023) at 1:30 p.m. (CT) at the U.S. Army Reserve Center in Aberdeen (115 S. Roosevelt Street).
The US HWY 12 Bridge south of Lake Mina will be dedicated to PFC Kaiser.
While serving with the 104th Infantry Division, Kaiser died a hero’s death November 21, 1944, when he was killed in action in Germany.
Naming bridges in honor of our combat veterans who died while serving their country is an initiative of Governor Kristi Noem and the South Dakota Departments of Military, Transportation, and Veterans Affairs.
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