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Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Lt. William I. Loomis

 
 
Lt. William I. Loomis Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
1. Lt. William I. Loomis Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to the
Flying Tigers

of Gen. Claire Lee Chenault
C.B.I. Theater W.W.II

In honor of
Lt. William I. Loomis

Killed in Action Sept. 20, 1944,
at Paoshan, China
serving in U.S. Army
14th Air Force

 
Location. 38° 23.188′ N, 96° 10.866′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Click for map. Marker is along the All Veterans Park Walk of Honor. Marker is at or near this postal address: 933 South Commercial Street (Kansas Route 99), Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); PFC Floyd Everett Campbell (here, next to this marker); Colonel Edwin H. Hawes (here, next to this marker); Emporia's Mexican American Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Gold Star Mothers of America War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Emporia High School World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lebanon, Grenada, and Panama Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alvin J. King (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Emporia.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
All Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. All Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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