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Welcome to Veteran ...

The village of Veteran is 2,590 feet [789 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Veteran is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Veteran lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Note: If you travel east from Veteran, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Telephone area codes for Veteran: (403) and (587)<2>

Websites for Veteran ...

Official Website: www.villageofveteran.ca/

Adding Veteran to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Veteran was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Veteran on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Veteran ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Veteran - they are located in Colorado, Nevada, New York and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Veteran.

Communities near Veteran ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Veteran.

  • Coronation
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coronation
    • Coronation lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Veteran
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coronation
  • Consort
  • Hemaruka
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hemaruka
    • Hemaruka lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Veteran
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hemaruka
  • Neutral Hills
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neutral Hills
    • Neutral Hills lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Veteran
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neutral Hills
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Monitor
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monitor
      • Monitor lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the east of Veteran
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monitor
    • Spondin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spondin
      • Spondin lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the southwest of Veteran
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spondin
    • Brownfield
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownfield
      • Brownfield lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the northwest of Veteran
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownfield
    • Bulwark - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bulwark
      • Bulwark was located 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Veteran
    • Fleet
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fleet
      • Fleet lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the west of Veteran
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fleet came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fleet
    • Sedalia
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sedalia
      • Sedalia lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Veteran
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sedalia came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sedalia

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Veteran ...

Looking for more information about Veteran? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Veteran, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Veteran.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Veteran: www.villageofveteran.ca/

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Veteran - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Veteran) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Veteran. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VeteranOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Veteran. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0000, Longitude: -111.1167    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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