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Newton County World War II Memorial

 
 
Newton County World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., January 22, 2011
1. Newton County World War II Memorial
Inscription.  

“In honor of the men and women
of Newton County who
serve their country in
World War II.”
1941

“Erected by the Neosho
Junior Chamber of Commerce
through the sale of
scrap metal donated by
the People of Newton County.”
1943

 
Erected 1943 by Neosho Junior Chamber of Commerce and the People of Newton County.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1941.
 
Location. 36° 52.138′ N, 94° 22.074′ W. Marker is in Neosho, Missouri, in Newton County. Marker is on Main Street near Washington Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is on the south grounds of the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Neosho MO 64850, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Capitol of Missouri (within shouting distance of this marker); Secession Convention at Neosho (within shouting distance of this marker); 20th Century Wars Memorial
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Haas Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Heaton Building (about 400 feet away); Downtown Neosho Historic District (about 400 feet away); Haas Warehouse Building (about 700 feet away); Rocketdyne (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Neosho.
 
Newton County World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., January 22, 2011
2. Newton County World War II Memorial
Newton County World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., January 22, 2011
3. Newton County World War II Memorial
Newton County World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., January 22, 2011
4. Newton County World War II Memorial
County courthouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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