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

Wagnor Memorial Fountain

 
 
Wagnor Memorial Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
1. Wagnor Memorial Fountain Marker
Inscription.

This fountain was presented to
the Kansas Soldiers Home by
Elizabeth Jackson
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 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. mile away); Enlisted Men's Barracks (approx. 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 Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Wagnor Memorial Fountain and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
2. Wagnor Memorial Fountain and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 15 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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