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Herington in Dickinson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Vietnam Memorial

Freedom Is Not Free

 
 
Vietnam Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
1. Vietnam Memorial Honor Roll
Inscription.

[Roll of Honored Dead]

Delbert LeRoy Trube Jr
PFC - US Marine Corps
Aug 18 1947 - Mar 5 1966

Dennis Leon Anderson
Lt JG - US Navy
Oct 24 1942 - Jan 11 1968

Jimmie Lester Todd
MSgt- US Army
15 Engr Bn 9 Inf Div
Sep 6 1930 - Feb 28 1968

James Isiah Fowler Jr
Sgt - US Army
1 Sq 5 Cav 1 Cav Div
Oct 27 1939 - Aug 4 1968

Kenneth James Brenner
Cpl - US Army
HHC 5 Cav 1 Cav Div
June 15 1948 - Mar 29 1969

Gerard Francis O'Connor
WO - US Army
162 Aslt Heli Co
Oct 20 1947 - Apr 26 1970

The tree of liberty, from time to time, must be replenished with the blood of patriots.
Thomas Jefferson

 
Location. 38° 40.49′ N, 96° 56.634′ W. Marker is in Herington, Kansas, in Dickinson County. Marker is on North Broadway near Vine Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Memorial is south of the Municipal Pool, at Father Padilla Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Herington KS 67449, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Juan de Padilla Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bicentennial Monument Dedication
Map on Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
2. Map on Vietnam Memorial
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Rock Island Depot (approx. 0.8 miles away); Father Juan de Padilla & Quivira (approx. 1.8 miles away); Hope City Bell (approx. 7.3 miles away); Wilbert Henry Otte (approx. 12.1 miles away); Navarre Church of the Brethren (approx. 12.2 miles away); Chaplain (Father) Emil J. Kapaun (approx. 15 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Herington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Delbert Leroy Trube Jr. (Submitted on November 21, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Denis Leon Anderson. (Submitted on November 21, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Jimmie Lester Todd. (Submitted on November 21, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. James Isiah Fowler Jr. (Submitted on November 21, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Kenneth James Brenner. (Submitted on November 21, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
6. Gerard Francis O'Connor. (Submitted on November 21, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
3. Vietnam Memorial
Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
4. Vietnam Memorial
Looking SSW
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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