Independence in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
A. C. Stich Memorial
Captain S. D. Elliott
Lieutenant W. McTaggart
and other brave soldiers
who fell in the
Spanish American War
Erected by A. C. Stich.
Location. 37° 14.196′ N, 95° 42.358′ W. Marker is in Independence, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue (U.S. 75) and Oak Street, on the right when traveling north on Pennsylvania Avenue. Click for map. Memorial is near the former entrance gate to Mount Hope Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Independence KS 67301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. F-100F Super Sabre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kayo's Boys (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Night Game in Organized Baseball (approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing); United Spanish War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. George Tann (approx. half a mile away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stoddard - Thompson Memorial Bell (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Independence.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 277 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.