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Fort Leavenworth in Leavenworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Henry Leavenworth

 
 
Henry Leavenworth Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 22, 2010
1. Henry Leavenworth Monument
Inscription.

Colonel 3d U.S. Infantry
Brevet Brig.-Gen. U.S. Army
Established
Fort Leavenworth May 8, 1827.
Born Dec. 10, 1783
Died July 21, 1834.

 
Location. 39° 21.072′ N, 94° 55.763′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is on Dixie / Pacemaker near Ironwood, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Monument is in Section 2 of Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, about 125 feet ESE of the Lodge. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Leavenworth KS 66027, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry G. Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Hatch (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant John L. Grattan (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Turner Shepperd (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Sully (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
Also see . . .
1. Henry Leavenworth
Henry Leavenworth Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 22, 2010
2. Henry Leavenworth Monument
. (Submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. General Henry Leavenworth. (Submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Fort Leavenworth. (Submitted on April 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesForts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismWar of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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