Lexington in Lafayette County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Wentworth World War Memorial
to those who made
the supreme sacrifice
in the World War
1917 - 1918
Robert Clore '15 • John W. Davis '09 • Leslie Horn '10 • Russell Steinbeck '11
Ben T. Wilex '09 • B. R. Bishop • Fritz Chipp '14 • O. D. Fair '07
P. N. Gleisner '04 • Fred E. Pratt '03 • Cleve M. Seeley '15
Grover Stuhr '11 • Carlyle Wilson '10 • Jamie Woodson '13
Erected 1922 by Wentworth Military Academy Alumni.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Location. 39° 11.187′ N, 93° 52.36′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Missouri, in Lafayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and 19th Street, on the left when traveling east on Washington Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in front of Groendyke Hall, on the Wentworth Military Academy campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1880 Washington Avenue, Lexington MO 64067, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Guibor's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); The Library Building Mount Vernon Foundation Stones (approx. 0.4 miles away); Christ Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Steamboat Saluda Disaster (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Morrison (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Lexington (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Lexington (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
Also see . . .
1. E. M. Viquesney "Spirit of the American Doughboy" Database. (Submitted on November 23, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Wentworth Military Academy. (Submitted on November 23, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Education • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
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