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Col. James B. Irwin

 
 
Col. James B. Irwin Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2012
1. Col. James B. Irwin Marker
Inscription.

10 October 1973
Pointing to the Moon & the Heavens above, this flagpole is dedicated to the Glory of God & as a tribute to
Col. James B. Irwin
who walked on that Moon during the
Apollo 15 flight
26 July - 7 August 1971

 
Erected 1973 by St. John's Military School.
 
Location. 38° 51.725′ N, 97° 36.542′ W. Marker is in Salina, Kansas, in Saline County. Marker is on the Campus Teardrop north of the intersection of Santa Fe and Otis Avenues. Click for map. Monument is on the grounds of St. John's Military School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 West Otis Avenue, Salina KS 67401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Col., The Rev'd R.L. Clem (a few steps from this marker); Colonel Keith G. Duckers (a few steps from this marker); Lt. Col. Paul H. Kellogg, USMC (a few steps from this marker); The Old Mule-Skinner (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Barnabus Hospital Portico Columns (within shouting distance of this marker); St. John's Military School Veterans Memorial
Col. James B. Irwin Marker and Flagpole image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2012
2. Col. James B. Irwin Marker and Flagpole
(within shouting distance of this marker); Dennis Gerard Pugh (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Memorial Hall (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salina.
 
Also see . . .  St. John's Military School. (Submitted on February 19, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceEducationExplorationPatriots & Patriotism
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 308 times since then. 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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