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Hillsboro in Marion County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

A Place of Meditation

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
1. A Place of Meditation Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to those from this community that gave their lives in combat while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States Government

William L Klassen Irwin W Harder Karl W Schroeder Alfred L Schroeder Leo J Warkentin Roy Flaming Ronald Schultz Herbert Janzen Winston Toews

 
Erected by Hillsboro American Legion Post 366.
 
Location. 38° 20.75′ N, 97° 12.47′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, Kansas, in Marion County. Marker is on Memorial Drive, in the median. Click for map. Monument is in Memorial Park, about 800 feet south of D Street. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro KS 67063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); The Crossing of Historic American Trails (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hillsboro Airport (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Mennonite Church (approx. half a mile away); Alexanderfeld Village (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ebenfeld Centennial (approx. 4.4 miles away); Frantz L. Groening (approx. 5.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hillsboro.
 
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A Place of Meditation image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
2. A Place of Meditation
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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