Wilson in Ellsworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Soldiers, Sailors and Marines
of the World War
[Killed in Action]
World War I
Gusav J. Gahre Harvey Montgomery
Frank Nemrava Anton J. Vodraska
World War II
Emil Barta Walter S. Belt Lloyd Cunningham
George Dolezal Walter Lee Eitel Benjamin E. Herbel
Jim F. Hromadnik Leon Huffman Alfred Jiricek
Harold Kepka Victor Kratky Gilbert F. Mans
Van E. Nuss Albert M. Peirano Kenneth D. Shaw
Gerald Thielen Keith A. Vague
Michael Joe Krug John W. Hill II
[Honor Roll of Veterans of All Wars]
Erected by Town of Wilson and John F. McManus Post 262.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 38° 49.52′ N, 98° 28.416′ W. Marker is in Wilson, Kansas, in Ellsworth CountyTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilson KS 67490, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Post Rock Architecture (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Culture Lives On (about 500 feet away); Czech Capital of Kansas (about 500 feet away); World's Largest Czech Egg (about 500 feet away); Post Rock Scenic Byway (approx. 10 miles away).
Regarding War Memorial. Originally a World War I memorial, the honor roll includes local veterans from throughout the twentieth century.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 663 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.