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

Major General James Franklin Bell

Born January 9, 1856 Died January 8, 1919

 
 
MG James Franklin Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
1. MG James Franklin Bell Marker
Inscription.

Founder of the
Modern Method of Instruction
in the American Army

 
Location. 39° 21.088′ N, 94° 54.886′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is at the intersection of Sherman Avenue and Scott Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Sherman Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Leavenworth KS 66027, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sherman Hall (here, next to this marker); French Aid During American Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Former Burial Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Sully (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Leavenworth (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Oregon and Santa Fe Trails (approx. mile away); Santa Fe and Oregon Trails (approx. mile away); Zais Park (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
More about this marker. Public access to the post is possible with proper identification, subject to U.S. Army regulations.
 
Also see . . .
1. MG James Franklin Bell. (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
MG James Franklin Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
2. MG James Franklin Bell Marker
Flanking Sherman Hall entrance

2. MG James Franklin Bell. (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. US Army Command and General Staff College. (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EducationForts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
MG John Frank Morrison Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
3. MG John Frank Morrison Marker
Flanking Sherman Hall entrance opposite Bell marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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