Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Muse of the Missouri
David Woods Kemper
Died Defending His Country
Location. 39° 6.24′ N, 94° 34.987′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on Main Street north of 9th Street, in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64105, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New York Life Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scarritt Arcade (about 400 feet away); New England Building (about 500 feet away); Frankel, Frank & Company Building (about 600 feet away); Phoenix Hotel Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Exchange Hotel Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Armour & Volker Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Builders and Traders Exchange Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
Regarding Muse of the Missouri. US Army 1LT David Woods Kemper was killed in action in Italy during World War II.
Also see . . . David Woods Kemper Memorial Fountain. (Submitted on September 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.