Joplin in Jasper County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Joplin World War II Memorial
Erected by the Citizens of Joplin in honor of those who made the supreme sacrifice in World War II
Dedicated June 1947
[Honor Roll of Names]
Erected 1947 by Citizens of Joplin and the Joplin Army Mothers and Wives Club.
Location. 37° 4.955′ N, 94° 30.891′ W. Marker is in Joplin, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker is at the intersection of Joplin Avenue and West 8th Street, on the right when traveling south on Joplin Avenue. Click for map. Memorial is on the east grounds of Memorial Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 West 8th Street, Joplin MO 64801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joplin Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jasper County Courthouse (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Swartz & Malsbury Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Quinby Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Connor Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Schiffedecker Park (approx. 1.9 miles away); Battle of Rader's Farm (approx. 2 miles away); Joplin (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Joplin.
Also see . . . About Memorial Hall (Submitted on August 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 3,325 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.