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Iola in Allen County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

World Wars Memorial

 
 
World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 24, 2014
1. World Wars Memorial
Inscription.

1917 - 1918
The American Legion

In memory of those whose final resting place
is known to God alone

U.S. Army
James E. Cook 1944 Rex L. Johnson 1944
A. W. Redding Jr. 1943 Joseph H. Wood 1942

U.S. Navy
Howard N. Belvoir 1942 Loren W. Flack 1943
Victor W. Foster 1944 W. C. Shaffer 1943

 
Erected by American Legion.
 
Location. 37° 56.306′ N, 95° 24.169′ W. Marker is in Iola, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is on Cottonwood Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Memorial is in Highland Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Iola KS 66749, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Granny Cowden (approx. 1.1 miles away); East Jackson Street Businesses (approx. 1.1 miles away); Josiah Colborn (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named East Jackson Street Businesses (approx. 1.1 miles away); Andrews Auto Stores (approx. 1.1 miles away); Iola Police Department (approx. 1.1 miles away); Northrup Bank (approx. 1.1 miles away); L.L. Northrup (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Iola.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 
World Wars Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 24, 2014
2. World Wars Memorial Detail
World Wars Memorial MIA image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 24, 2014
3. World Wars Memorial MIA
World Wars Memorial in Veterans Section image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 24, 2014
4. World Wars Memorial in Veterans Section
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 246 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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