Fort Dodge in Ford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Wagnor Memorial Fountain
the Kansas Soldiers Home by
in memory of her son,
James S. Wagnor,
who lost his life Oct. 8, 1942
while a Japanese prisoner of war.
Location. 37° 44.014′ N, 99° 56.378′ W. Marker is in Fort Dodge, Kansas, in Ford County. Marker is on U.S. 400 ¼ mile west of Sheridan Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Kansas Soldiers' Home. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Dodge KS 67843, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Dodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); Storehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Commanding Officer's Quarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Dodge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sutler Store (approx. ¼ mile away); Enlisted Men's Barracks (approx. ¼ mile away); Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Dodge.
Also see . . . Kansas Soldiers' Home, Fort dodge. (Submitted on May 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 41 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.