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Lakin in Kearny County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
1. Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In memory of
Ex-Service Men
of Kearny County

Presented to the
City of Lakin
in memory of
the Wm. Streain Family

 
Erected 1954 by Florence Streain Beiderwell.
 
Location. 37° 57.075′ N, 101° 14.909′ W. Marker is in Lakin, Kansas, in Kearny County. Marker is on U.S. 50/400 east of Road T, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Memorial is at Lakin Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Lakin KS 67860, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of O'Loughlin's Trading Post (approx. one mile away); The White House (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Santa Fe Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away); Chouteau's Island (approx. 2 miles away); Santa Fe Trail Ruts (approx. 3.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
2. Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 14 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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