Springfield in Greene County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
World War I Memorial
In memory of the men of Springfield who died in service in the World War for the cause of liberty.
[Roll of Honored Dead]
Erected 1924 by Business Women's Club, Kiwanis Club, Knights of Columbus, Lions Club, Rotary Club, and University Club. (Marker Number 12.)
Location. 37° 13.433′ N, 93° 18.096′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Missouri, in Greene County. Marker is on Irving Avenue near Lynn Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is immediately southwest of the stone shelter house in Grant Beach Park. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield MO 65802, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fairbanks Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Tau Eta Gamma (local) (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Fairbanks Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Indian Mounds (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stone Chapel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Civil War Entrenchments (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Cabin in Springfield (approx. 1.1 miles away); Butterfield Overland Stage (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
Also see . . . Grant Beach Park World War I Memorial (Submitted on June 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.