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Frankfort in Marshall County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Memory of Battleship Maine

2-15-1898

 
 
Memory of Battleship Maine image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
1. Memory of Battleship Maine
Inscription.

In remembrance of the
officers and men who
lost their lives in the
destruction of the
USS Maine at
Havana Cuba harbor,
February Fifteenth,
MDCCCXCVIII

 
Location. 39° 42.144′ N, 96° 25.294′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kansas, in Marshall County. Marker is on 2nd Street (State Highway 9) west of Elm Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Monument is in the City Park. Marker is in this post office area: Frankfort KS 66427, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pikes Peak Trail 1842 (here, next to this marker); Frankfort's First School House (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Frankfort Grade School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Father William L. Nelligan (approx. 10.9 miles away); Marysville (approx. 14.4 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 14.6 miles away); David Smith's Pony Express and Stage Station Overland Trail (approx. 16.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Frankfort.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Destruction of USS Maine. (Submitted on November 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Photographs of the Battleship Maine
Memory of Battleship Maine image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
2. Memory of Battleship Maine
. (Submitted on November 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 255 times since then and 18 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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