“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)

In Honored Memory

In Honored Memory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
1. In Honored Memory Marker
Full photo of Monument
Inscription. (top) In honored memory of those from Bourbon County who gave their lives

(bottom) In memory of those who gave their lives that our nation might live.

[The marker lists the veterans who lost their lives in World War I and World War II]

(left side)
* 1917 * World War I * 1918 * <

Alva J. Allgood George C. Anderson Forest H. Bradshaw Francis J. Brophy George A. Brown William N. Brown Earl E. Carnes Raymond Carnes Ernest L. Cassidy Willis Cristel Foster J. Clendening Julian O. Cochran John E. Coonrod Clyde Deets Roy L. Fouts Clan C. Harkey Earl Storey George Harvey Frederick M. Johnson William P. Kelly Hubert C. Kennedy Leo A. Kocher John F. Frary Murle H. Lookinbill William R. Lowry Adelbert McCleverty Irvin McMains Chester A. Miller Orville Nation Robert J. Newland Theodore E. Nutz Arlen H. Owen Guy B. Pauling Joseph B. Thompson Edward Shannon Frederick E. Runkle James D. Runkle Roy L. Robson Joe Proctor Jesse L. Walrod Joshua M. Wood

(right side)
* 1941 * World War II * 1945 *

Raleigh F. Austin Leslie Bailey William L. Barnett Jonathan Bayless John E. Beck Chester Beerbower Harold Bradley
In Honored Memory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
2. In Honored Memory Marker
Closeup of Center Portion of Monument
Edward J. Brown Robert J. Brown Ernest J Brosherr Melvin C. Buford Robert C. Callahan Wilbur Caldwell Charles B. Chambere Tommy R. Carrell Ray W. Chapple Melvin Cline Joseph R. Coble Alvin E. Cook James E. Cook Alvin G. Morgan Clyde E. Cooper Walter C. Crain Kelsie C. Crane Frank L. Creegan, Jr. William A. Culp Sidney P. Day Glen K. Dorsey Clyde Dunn Walter Dunn George Entzminger George F. Frederick Edman B. Gile Connor T. Gilfillate Rex C. Gile James C. Grier Donald J. Grimes Wm. Durflinger Hall Joseph W. Harper Everitt H. Hart Lewis E. Hart Johnnie W. Hart Chas. Eldn Heitz Thomas J. Hennessy Everett E. Hereford Stuart W. Hutcherson Kenneth L. Johnson Lawrence R. Johnston Roy C. Jones Allen Jump John H. Keith Fred S. Ketron Loyd R. Killion Delbert G. Kimbley Paul A. Knox Basil I. Land, Jr. Chester W. Lee George G. Long Thomas E. Lawry Joseph A. Lucas Virgil W. Maxwell Grover C. Mayfield Harold L. McBride William H. McCracken Edward H. McMillan Truman G. McReynolds Peter H. Montgomery Gilbert F. Mumbower Robert D. Nethercot Hiram A. Newcomb Clarence E. Nichols Glen D. Norris Gordon B. Nuzum Walter E. Parker Earl Picht Emil J. Piotrowski Ralph M. Pottorff Roy E. Pruitt Benjamin E. Pulliam Charles Querry Earl E. Reed Lawrence E. Reinecke
World War I Names image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, August 18, 2009
3. World War I Names
This is the left side of the Memorial.
Nathaniel H. Riley Ernest C. Rose Charles T. Rose Charles D. Ruby Bert A Secrest Floyd R. Shaffer Leslie E. Shankles Francis C. Simmons Glen H. Soellner Don E. Sperry Eugene T. Sperry Thomas A. Stapleton Edward S. Trinkle James Van Dorn Bernard J. Wheeler Dick E. Williams Walter B. Wilson Lloyd G. Wood Ernest E. Woods Leon T. Workman John F. Wunderly Leo W. Zimmerman
Erected 1947 by Charles W and Clara N. Bruce.
Location. 37° 50.351′ N, 94° 42.462′ W. Marker is in Fort Scott, Kansas, in Bourbon County. Click for map. This marker is on the southeast corner of the Bourbon County Courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 S. National Ave, Fort Scott KS 66701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Scott Spanish American War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Fort Scott Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort Henning (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moody Building (about 500 feet away); Richards Building
World War II Names image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, August 18, 2009
4. World War II Names
This is the right side of the Memorial.
(about 600 feet away); Ingham Building (about 600 feet away); Milrose Block (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Scott.
Also see . . .  Bourbon County, Kansas. This is the official link to Bourbon County, Kansas. (Submitted on June 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.) 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, World IWar, World II
In Honored Memory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
5. In Honored Memory Marker
Area shot of Monument & Courthouse
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