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El Dorado in Butler County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Missouri Pacific Depot Veterans Memorial

 
 
Missouri Pacific Depot Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Missouri Pacific Depot Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Honoring those who passed through
this depot answering their call
to duty during WWII

 
Erected by American Legion Post #81.
 
Location. 37° 49.291′ N, 96° 50.952′ W. Marker is in El Dorado, Kansas, in Butler County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 77) and 3rd Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 North Main Street, El Dorado KS 67042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Allen White (approx. 0.3 miles away); Signers of the Declaration of Independence (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial Flagpole (approx. 0.3 miles away); Celebration of Freedom Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Gypsy Spudder (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Central Power Unit (approx. 0.4 miles away); Star Drilling Machine (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in El Dorado.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the Missouri Pacific Depot, El Dorado KS. (Submitted on June 14, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. El Dorado Missouri Pacific Depot National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 14, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismRailroads & StreetcarsWar, World II
 
Missouri Pacific Depot and Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. Missouri Pacific Depot and Veterans Memorial
Missouri Pacific Depot image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
3. Missouri Pacific Depot
Statue of Liberty in foreground, with WWII Memorial in distance, near depot
Missouri Pacific Depot Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
4. Missouri Pacific Depot Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 17 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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