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V. F. W. Lawn

 
 
V. F. W. Lawn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 29, 2011
1. V. F. W. Lawn Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to
Phillip Billard Post No. 1650
in memory of our Comrades
who made the supreme sacrifice
during the World War

 
Erected 1933 by City of Topeka.
 
Location. 39° 3.119′ N, 95° 43.539′ W. Marker is in Topeka, Kansas, in Shawnee County. Marker is on SW Munn Memorial Drive, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in Gage Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 635 SW Gage Boulevard, Topeka KS 66606, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kansas Army and Air National Guard (a few steps from this marker); Topeka Chapter, The Military Order of the World Wars (a few steps from this marker); Shawnee County World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Northeast Kansas Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Munn Pioneer Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Martin Luther (approx. 1.2 miles away); Gettysburg Address (approx. 1.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Topeka.
 
Also see . . .
1. L. Phillip Billard.
V. F. W. Lawn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 29, 2011
2. V. F. W. Lawn Marker
Looking southeast
(Submitted on October 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Phillip Louis Billard. (Submitted on October 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Billard Post No. 1650 VFW. (Submitted on October 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Billard's Biplane. (Submitted on October 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Gage Park Memorial. (Submitted on October 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 337 times since then and 16 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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