Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
To Our Silent
Lest We Forget
Erected 1913 by Women's Relief Corps Tent No. 70 and Citizens of Emporia.
Location. 38° 24.107′ N, 96° 10.563′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Marker is on Union Street near the railroad tracks, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Monument is in Fremont Park. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary's Hospital of Emporia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mrs. Preston B. Plumb House (approx. ¼ mile away); Emporia Free Library (approx. ¼ mile away); In Commemoration of the College of Emporia (approx. 0.3 miles away); College of Emporia World Wars Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the "Kanzas News" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Emporia (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Allen White (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Emporia.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.