Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Fort Scott Spanish American War Memorial
Spanish American War Veterans
1898 -- 1902
One hundred percent volunteers
Erected 1952 by Howard Oeds Camp 26 and Auxiliary No. 35.
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American. A significant historical year for this entry is 1898.
Location. 37° 50.356′ N, 94° 42.453′ W. Marker is in Fort Scott, Kansas, in Bourbon County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 South National Ave, Fort Scott KS 66701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honored Memory (a few steps from this marker); Fort Scott Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort Henning (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moody Building (about 400 feet away); Richards Building (about 500 feet away); Ingham Building (about 500 feet away); Milrose Block (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Scott.
More about this memorial. This memorial is in the southeastern part of the Bourbon County Courthouse grounds near the WWI/WWII Memorial.
Also see . . . Bourbon County KS History. (Submitted on August 19, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
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