The Clearwater County Veterans Memorial Association (CCVM) is a Non-Profit organization and is recognized by the Federal Government as a 501(C) 3 organization.

We were established in 2012 by four Clearwater County Veterans. The Board of Directors of the organization is comprised of the following:

PRESIDENT: Wayne Cease, US Army Veteran
VICE PRESIDENT: Dennis Trandem, US Army Veteran
SECRETARY: Gary Gesell, US Army Veteran
TREASURER: Arthur Tobkin, US Navy Veteran
BOARD MEMBER: Travis Larson, US Marine Corps Veteran
BOARD MEMBER: David Hallan, US Army Veteran

The Clearwater County Veterans Memorial is funded by donations and grants.

If you wish to volunteer your time to assist with the Memorial; please contact any of the above-listed individuals, or utilize the information in the Contact section of this website.

If you wish to make a donation to the Clearwater County Veterans Memorial; please contact us at

The Clearwater County Veterans Memorial is in need of funding to improve the Memorial by installing a patriotic motif on the two recently constructed walls. Funding is also needed for annual maintenance and future expansion costs.

The CCVM has established a Reserve Fund for long term maintenance costs.

Clearwater County Veterans Memorial
P.O. Box 27
Bagley, MN 56621