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

32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries

In Memoriam

 

—Amor Patriae A Tout Prix —

 
32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
1. 32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker
Inscription.

This monument was dedicated September 16, 1938 by survivors of the 32nd United States Volunteer Infantry in commemoration of those gallant comrades who made the supreme sacrifice during the Philippine Insurrection 1898-1901

[Roll of Honored Dead]
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[44th USVI] Mobilized at Camp Miley, August 26, 1899
Discharged at Presidio, Cal., June 30, 1901
Dedicated to our comrades who made the supreme sacrifice during the Philippine Insurrection.

[Roll of Honored Dead]

Dedicated August 25, 1947

 
Erected 1938 by Survivors of the 32nd USVI and the 44th USVI Association [1947].
 
Location. 39° 20.668′ N, 94° 55.314′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Click for map. Marker is near the Fort Leavenworth Golf Course driving range, off Cody Road west of Grant Avenue. 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. The Buffalo Soldier Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); BG Benjamin H. Grierson (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd Lt. Henry Ossian Flipper
32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
2. 32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Monument
(approx. 0.2 miles away); General Colin L. Powell (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Roscoe Robinson Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); 555th Parachute Infantry Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Captain Meriwether Lewis (approx. 0.3 miles away); Captain William Clark (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the 32nd Infantry (USV). (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Photo of Members of Company B, 44th USV Infantry. (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Related Military Records in the Kansas State Historical Society. (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
32nd U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
3. 32nd U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker
44th U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
4. 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker
32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
5. 32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker
Golf Course Clubhouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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