Wichita in Sedgwick County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
People of Sedgwick County, Kansas
in memory of the
Union Soldiers and Sailors
of the Civil War
The Union is perpetual
Let us have peace
If any man attempts to
haul down the American flag
shoot him on the spot
John A. Dix
Grand Army of the Republic
Fraternity Charity Loyalty
The Sedgwick County Soldiers
and Sailors Civil War Monument
has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places
by the National Park Service,
United States Department of the Interior
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history
of the United States of America
Erected 1912 by the People of Sedgwick County.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 41.62′ N, 97° 20.253′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 525 North Main Street, Wichita KS 67203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Cheney on Wichita State Basketball (a few steps from this marker); The Historic Sedgwick County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); White Castle (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fifty Star Flag (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forty-Eight Star Flag (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forty-Five Star Flag (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thirty-Four Star Flag (1861) (approx. half a mile away); Stars and Stripes (1818) (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
Also see . . . Sedgwick County Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.