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Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial

 
 
Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2010
1. Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
In tribute to all veterans who
so loyally served their country
Flag flying today in memory of
____________
and these men who gave their lives
in service of their country

World War II
Albertson, Henry • Bazin, Lawrence
Blessant, Lewis • Blackett, George
Blackett, William • Bolser, Myron
Chapman, Lloyd • Copeland, Lloyd C.
Crites, Andrew • Dover, William
Ginardi, Albert • Gonko, Julian
Harbort, William • Helm, Lon M., Jr.
Junior, Elmer M. • Martin, Edward J.
Piccini, Pangi • Ponce, Leo J.
Roycroft, Horace • Schrepel, Joe
Strukel, John • Verga, Santo
Wade, Lyle • Weytkow, Joe
Zafuta, Paul

Korean Conflict
Esposito, Victor

 
Erected by Lon M. Helm Jr. American Legion Post 182 and Garden of Memories.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, KoreanWar, World II.
 
Location. 37° 30.476′ 
Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2010
2. Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial
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N, 94° 42.374′ W. Marker is in Pittsburg, Kansas, in Crawford County. Monument is south of the shelter in the Garden of Memories cemetery, off US Highway 69 about 0.4 miles south of its intersection with 620th Avenue (Kansas Highway 47), south of Franklin, Kansas. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 149 US Highway 69, Pittsburg KS 66762, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Garden of Memories Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Buffalo Cupola & Forge Blower (approx. 0.9 miles away); Coal Mine Hoist (approx. 0.9 miles away); Church Bell from St. Philip Neri Catholic Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dragline Bucket (approx. 0.9 miles away); Franklin Sidewalk (approx. 0.9 miles away); Franklin Grade School and Playground (approx. one mile away); Trolley / Street Car Rails (approx. one mile away).
 
Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2010
3. Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial
World War II Honor Roll
Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2010
4. Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial
World War II Honor Roll
Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2010
5. Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial
Korean War Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 899 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 20, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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