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Prescott in Linn County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 21, 2013
1. War Memorial
Inscription.

Dedicated to the Glory of God and the honored memory of those men whose patriotic service and sacrifice have helped make American war efforts successful in the Cause of Humanity.

World War II
2nd LT. G. Guilard Long 1944
PFC Donald J. Grimes 1944

Korea
Cpl Jackie E. Parsons 1951

Vietnam
PFC Gerald W. Springer 1968

 
Location. 38° 3.541′ N, 94° 42.121′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Kansas, in Linn County. Marker is on Green Street mile west of West Front Street (Old U.S. 69), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Memorial is near the entrance to Prescott Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Prescott KS 66767, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prescott Rural High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Prescott School (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Mine Creek (approx. 5.2 miles away but has been reported missing); Chaos at the Crossing (approx. 5.5 miles away); "Hurra for Kansas!" (approx. 5.5 miles away); Lieutenant Colonel Frederick W. Benteen Memorial Bridge
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 21, 2013
2. War Memorial
Under tree seen through entrance arch
(approx. 5.5 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Mine Creek (approx. 5.6 miles away); Cavalry Horses (approx. 5.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Prescott.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 2 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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