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Junction City in Geary County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Memorial Arch

 
 
Civil War Arch image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, May 10, 2011
1. Civil War Arch
Inscription.
Left tablet
In God We Trust

In Memory
of
the soldiers and sailors of
1861-1865
who inspired by patriotism
freely offered their lives
for the maintenance of
an undivided country.


Right tablet
1861-1865
Total Enlistment
2,778,304
Killed in Battle
67,050
Died of Wounds Received in Action
43,012
Died From Other Causes
249,458

 
Location. 39° 1.683′ N, 96° 49.782′ W. Marker is in Junction City, Kansas, in Geary County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street (U.S. 40) and West 6th Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Street. Click for map. Located in Junction City's Heritage Park. Marker is in this post office area: Junction City KS 66441, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. State of Kansas Vietnam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Infantry Division Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Buffalo Soldier Memorial
Left Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, May 10, 2011
2. Left Tablet
(approx. one mile away); Cholera Epidemic of 1855 (approx. 3.1 miles away); Vanguard of Freedom (approx. 3.1 miles away); Confederate POWs (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Junction City.
 
Also see . . .
1. Geary County CVB. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
2. Civil War Memorial Arch. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
3. Junction City, KS - Civil War Memorial Arch. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Right Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, May 10, 2011
3. Right Tablet
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 370 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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