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Lamar in Barton County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Harry S Truman

In Memoriam

 
 
Harry S Truman Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 27, 2010
1. Harry S Truman Memorial
Inscription.  
Born Lamar, Missouri May 8, 1884
Died Kansas City, Missouri December 26, 1972
Patriot - Statesman - Legionnaire
First Legionnaire President
of the United States

This memorial was erected in May 1984 by
Legionnaires and Friends of the
American Legion Department of Missouri
through efforts of the 15th District.

 
Erected 1984 by Legionnaires and Friends of American Legion Department of Missouri.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 37° 29.66′ N, 94° 16.318′ W. Marker is in Lamar, Missouri, in Barton County. Marker is on 11th Street near Truman Street, on the left when traveling east. Memorial is at the Truman Birthplace State Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1009 Truman Street, Lamar MO 64759, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harry S. Truman Birthplace Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty
Harry S Truman Bust image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 27, 2010
2. Harry S Truman Bust
(approx. ¼ mile away); McCook Post No. 34 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Harry S. Truman (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lamar (approx. 0.3 miles away).
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Harry S Truman National Historic Site. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Truman Library and Museum. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Harry S. Truman Birthplace (front) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Harry S. Truman Birthplace (front)
Harry S. Truman Birthplace (rear) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. Harry S. Truman Birthplace (rear)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 983 times since then and 85 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4. submitted on October 20, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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