Harper in Harper County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
U.S. (Army) Sgt. Willsun Marcus Wayne Mock
Born: December 19, 1982 - KIA: October 22, 2006
—“Strength and Honor” —
Son of Ann E. Reida and Michael W. Mock
Grandson of Alro and Louise Reida
Serving in "Operation Iraqi Freedom" on his second tour and was killed in action, Baghdad, Iraq. He earned his 1st Bronze Star in the Battle of Fallujah in 2004 and was awarded another bronze Star and a Purple Heart posthumously.
Location. 37° 17.182′ N, 98° 2.05′ W. Marker is in Harper, Kansas, in Harper County. Marker is on Main Street (10th Street) west of Maple Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in Harper City Park. Marker is in this post office area: Harper KS 67058, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Runnymede Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Ole Harper Fountain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jeff Long Post No. 104 (approx. half a mile away); Old Runnymede (approx. 7.4 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 9.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.3 miles away); September 11, 2001 Memorial (approx. 9.3 miles away); Destination Topolobampo (approx. 9.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Harper.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, 2nd Iraq •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 74 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.