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Owensville in Gasconade County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Operation Silent Witness

 
 
Operation Silent Witness Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 15, 2019
1. Operation Silent Witness Marker
Inscription.  This green ash grown from seeds taken from tree at General/President Dwight D. Eisenhower's birthplace in Dennison, Texas as a World War II Memorial.
 
Erected 2001 by Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 6133.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower series list.
 
Location. 38° 20.936′ N, 91° 30.062′ W. Marker is in Owensville, Missouri, in Gasconade County. Memorial is on East Mcfadden Avenue west of North 1st Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 East Mcfadden Avenue, Owensville MO 65066, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Railroad Crossing (a few steps from this marker); Railroad Luggage Cart (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Electrical Plant (within shouting distance of this marker); White House Star (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centennial Tree (about 300 feet
Operation Silent Witness marker in front of the green ash tree image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 15, 2019
2. Operation Silent Witness marker in front of the green ash tree
away); Arrowheads (about 400 feet away); Double Friendship Star (about 400 feet away); Farmers & Merchants Bank (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owensville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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