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Lindsborg in McPherson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial (Side A) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2012
1. War Memorial (Side A)
Inscription.

Dedicated in perpetual memory to those who served and to the valiants who gave their lives for the United States of America in its wars.

World War I
Killed in Action
Emil Pinkall
Died in Service
Claude Pratt • Elmer Holmgren

World War II
Killed in Action
Paul Larson • Earl E. Bengtson
Carl Helge Jacobson • Raymond E. Anderson
Roy Hedin • Earl E. Godsey
Herbert Patrick • James Johnson
Willard Westblade • Harry Gray
Died in Service
Marion Elmquist • Marion Lungstrom
Ralph Lundstrom • Edwin Axelson
Raymond Peterson

Vietnam
Killed in Action
David L. Krig • Richard V. Blackburn
Dan V. Lindholm • Larry Baxter
James John Stroble • John C. Lindahl
Steve Warren Train


 
Erected by American Legion and Auxiliary, and Mothers of World Wars.
 
Location. 38° 34.628′ N, 97° 39.542′ W. Marker is in Lindsborg, Kansas, in McPherson County. Click for map. Memorial is near the southern edge of Elmwood Cemetery, off Wells Fargo Road east of Harrison Street (Kansas Route 4). Marker is in this post office area: Lindsborg KS 67456, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance
War Memorial (Side B) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2012
2. War Memorial (Side B)
of this marker. The Terrible Swedes • Coach Ray Hahn • Dr. Ted Kessinger (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bethany College (approx. 0.6 miles away); Messiah Chorus (approx. 0.6 miles away); Birger Sandzιn (approx. 0.6 miles away); Messiah Lutheran Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); A Brief History of Early Lindsborg (approx. Ύ mile away); Evangelical Covenant Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Carl Aaron Swensson (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lindsborg.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2012
3. War Memorial
Looking north
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 20 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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