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Wichita in Sedgwick County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Remember Pearl Harbor

A Day That Will Live In Infamy

 

— Dec. 7, 1941 —

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Remember Pearl Harbor Memorial
Inscription.  

Casualties United States

Army - 218 Killed • 364 Wounded
Navy - 2008 Killed • 710 Wounded
Marine - 109 Killed • 69 Wounded
Civilian - 68 Killed • 36 Wounded

Lest We Forget

 
Erected by Pearl Harbor Survivors Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: DisastersPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 2008.
 
Location. 37° 41.397′ N, 97° 20.686′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Monument is in Veterans Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 339 North Greenway, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dorado SS (248) (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Submariners On Eternal Patrol Since World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); MK-14 Submarine Torpedo (within shouting distance of this marker); Bicentennial Flag Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Columbus Standard
Remember Pearl Harbor Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. Remember Pearl Harbor Memorial
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Union Flag (within shouting distance of this marker); Commander In Chief's Personal Flag (within shouting distance of this marker); USN Armed Guard (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
1. World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument. (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Pearl Harbor Survivors Association. (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Veterans Memorial Park of Wichita. (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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