Axtell in Marshall County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
World War Memorial
who served in
The World War
1914 - 1918
[Roll of Honored Dead]
Ray J. Creevan • Ray R. Hendricks
Arthur Nelson • Arthur Ross
[Honor Roll of Veterans, not transcribed]
Nurses Ruth S. E. Anderson • Claudia Ryan Clay
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Location. 39° 52.359′ N, 96° 15.464′ W. Marker is in Axtell, Kansas, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Maple Street, on the right when traveling north on 5th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Axtell KS 66403, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. David Smith's Pony Express and Stage Station Overland Trail (approx. 1.8 miles away); St. Bridgets Church (approx. 6.5 miles away); Liberty School Bell (approx. 8.5 miles away); The Grotto at St. Mary's Church (approx. 8.5 miles away); Father William L. Nelligan (approx. 8.8 miles away); Saddle Up at Guittard World War Memorial (approx. 10.5 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 10.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Axtell, Kansas - Doughboy:. This website also contains information on all known Viquesney Doughboys (there are about 140 of them throughout the U.S.); however the link refers only to the one at Axtell, Kansas. (Submitted on October 22, 2014.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.