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Atchison Veterans Memorial

 
 
Atchison Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
1. Atchison Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated Nov. 11, 1999
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"
Atchison Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
2. Atchison Veterans Memorial
Looking southeast, with Missouri River in background
(within shouting distance of this marker); Butterfield's Overland Dispatch (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis Discovers a High Mound (within shouting distance of this marker); Under a large Cottonwood... (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Atchison.
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
Atchison Veterans Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
3. Atchison Veterans Memorial Bench
SFC Clint Wisdom Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
4. SFC Clint Wisdom Memorial
At Veterans Memorial Park
SGT Don Clary Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
5. SGT Don Clary Memorial
At Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 549 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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