Caney in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
George H. Wark 1878 - 1974
And the Men of Company D
Attorney (1903), State Senator, (1917)
and Leader in Montgomery
County Legal Profession.
Capt. Co. D 139th Inf. WW1 (1918)
1st American Legion Commander (1919)
Kansas National Guard (1933)
Erected by Caney Valley Historical Society.
Location. 37° 0.687′ N, 95° 55.845′ W. Marker is in Caney, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Avenue and Hooker Street, on the right when traveling east on 4th Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Wark Park, Caney KS 67333, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Black Dog Trail Campsite (within shouting distance of this marker); Caney War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); “Walking Stick” Cannon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bell's Trading Post and Village Water Well (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jappa Mason Captain Richard C. Mason (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richard Colbert Mason (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Caney.
Also see . . .
1. BG George H. Wark at Kansas National Guard Hall of Fame. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. George H. Wark at Find-A-Grave. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.