Bridge Dedicated To Fallen U.S. Army Air Corps Member

(Brookings, SD) — A bridge is being dedicated to a former U.S. Army Air Corps combat veteran. The Highway 14 bridge is just west of Medary Avenue on the South Dakota University campus. It now honors Captain Elmer Rusch, who was part of the glider force that participated in the D-Day invasion. Rusch is now the 18th fallen service member with a bridge dedication in the state.

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