Venice in Sarasota County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Colonel George Kumpe Bridge
Location. 27° 5.997′ N, 82° 26.246′ W. Marker is in Venice, Florida, in Sarasota County. Marker is on E. Venice Avenue near Warfield Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Venice FL 34285, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Venice Railroad and Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gunther Gebel-Williams (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fred Albee Municipal Airport (approx. ¼ mile away); Johnson-Schoolcraft Building 1926 (approx. half a mile away); Kentucky Military Institute (approx. 0.6 miles away); San Marco Hotel (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ennes Arcade and Hotel Valencia 1926 (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Hotel Venice (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Venice.
Also see . . . Col. Kumpe Bridge is Silent Memorial. This article by Mark Hansen was published in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune on Sunday, Nov. 25, 1979. (Submitted on July 7, 2010, by Ann Kumpe Suziedelis of White Lake, Michigan.)
1. Col. George Kumpe
Col. Kumpe was my father.
— Submitted July 31, 2009, by Ann Kumpe Suziedelis of White Lake, Michigan.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Military •
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