Pittsburg in Crawford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Helm American Legion Post 182 Veterans Memorial
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
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 Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • War, Korean • War, World II.
Location. 37° 30.476′ 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).
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.