Atchison in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Atchison Veterans Memorial
to all veterans of Atchison County KS
who served our country in
times of war and peace
Greater love hath no man than this,
that a man lay down his life
for his friends. John 15:13
Erected 1999 by Atchison Park Board, City of Atchison, and Atchison County.
Location. 39° 33.689′ N, 95° 6.837′ W. Marker is in Atchison, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of Commercial Street and River Road, on the right when traveling east on Commercial Street. Click for map. Marker is in Veterans Memorial Park, part of the Riverfront Park complex. Marker is in this post office area: Atchison KS 66002, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. USS Arizona Memorial (a few steps from this marker); "walked on Shore above this Creek" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lewis and Clark Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); Homeland of the Kanza Indians (within shouting distance of this marker); "the water...contains a half...Glass of ooze" Lewis Discovers a High Mound (within shouting distance of this marker); Under a large Cottonwood... (within shouting distance of this marker); Atchison WWI Factory Supported Freedom (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Atchison.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 89 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.