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Wilson in Ellsworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
1. War Memorial Dedication
Inscription.

In honor of our
Soldiers, Sailors and Marines
of the World War

[Killed in Action]


World War I
Gusav J. Gahre Harvey Montgomery
Frank Nemrava Anton J. Vodraska

World War II
Emil Barta Walter S. Belt Lloyd Cunningham
George Dolezal Walter Lee Eitel Benjamin E. Herbel
Jim F. Hromadnik Leon Huffman Alfred Jiricek
Harold Kepka Victor Kratky Gilbert F. Mans
Van E. Nuss Albert M. Peirano Kenneth D. Shaw
Gerald Thielen Keith A. Vague

Korean Action
Donald Spears

Vietnam
Michael Joe Krug John W. Hill II

[Honor Roll of Veterans of All Wars]

 
Erected by Town of Wilson and John F. McManus Post 262.
 
Location. 38° 49.52′ N, 98° 28.416′ W. Marker is in Wilson, Kansas, in Ellsworth County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue E and 26th Street, on the left when traveling south on Avenue E. Click for map. Memorial is in the city park. Marker is in this post office area: Wilson KS 67490, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies
War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
2. War Memorial Honor Roll
. Post Rock Scenic Byway (approx. 10 miles away).
 
Regarding War Memorial. Originally a World War I memorial, the honor roll includes local veterans from throughout the twentieth century.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
3. War Memorial Honor Roll
War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
4. War Memorial Honor Roll
War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
5. War Memorial Honor Roll
War Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
6. War Memorial Statue
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
7. War Memorial
Looking east
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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