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Dodge City in Ford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

Almighty God, we ask
Thy blessings upon
these our comrades

That Others May Live in Freedom
To the American Soldiers,
veterans who served, fought
and died for our freedom.

Kenneth L. Gladden [Bench]
Motor Sgt. HQ Co 1st Bn 187th Glider Inf
11th Airborne US Army WWII

United States Army Tank,
Combat, Medium M60A3

 
Erected by VFW Post 1714 & Ladies Auxiliary; Esquibel Brothers Chapter, American GI Forum (Dodge City); Gladden Family; and Concerned Citizens.
 
Location. 37° 45.48′ N, 100° 1.955′ W. Marker is in Dodge City, Kansas, in Ford County. Marker is at the intersection of 14th Avenue and Division Street, on the right when traveling north on 14th Avenue. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of VFW Post 1714. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 North 13th Street, Dodge City KS 67801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Boot Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); On the Ashes of My Campfire This City is Built (approx. 0.6 miles away); H.B. (Ham) Bell (approx. 0.7 miles away);
Veterans Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
2. Veterans Memorial Honor Roll
My Trails Have Become Your Highways (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wyatt Earp (approx. 0.7 miles away); George M. Hoover (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Boot Hill Cemetery Site (approx. 0.7 miles away); Boot Hill Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dodge City.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
3. Veterans Memorial Bench
Veterans Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
4. Veterans Memorial Bench
Veterans Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
5. Veterans Memorial Bench
Veterans Memorial Tank Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
6. Veterans Memorial Tank Marker
Kenneth L. Gladden Image at Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
7. Kenneth L. Gladden Image at Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial M60A3 Tank image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
8. Veterans Memorial M60A3 Tank
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 252 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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