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Independence in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

In Memory Of Our Departed Comrades

 
Erected by Independence Veterans Organizations.
 
Location. 37° 14.459′ N, 95° 42.316′ W. Marker is in Independence, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Memorial flag pole is in Mount Hope Cemetery. The cemetery is at Pennsylvania Avenue (US Hwy 75) and Oak Street. Marker is in this post office area: Independence KS 67301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. George Tann (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. mile away); A. C. Stich Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); F-100F Super Sabre (approx. 0.3 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. one mile away); Stoddard - Thompson Memorial Bell (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Independence.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, World I
 
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
2. Veterans Memorial Marker
McPherson Post No. 4, G.A.R.
Chartered July 9 1875
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
3. Veterans Memorial Marker
Wm. McTaggart Camp No. 25 USWV
Chartered Sept. 25 1920
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
4. Veterans Memorial Marker
Harold Andrews Post No. 139
Chartered Aug 20 1920
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
5. Veterans Memorial Marker
Dewlen-Dix Post No. 1186
Chartered Oct 20 1930
Veterans Memorial Base with Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
6. Veterans Memorial Base with Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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