Chanute in Neosho County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Tribute of a Grateful City
men and women of Chanute
who were in the service of the country
in the wars in which the United States
has been engaged
World War I [Roll of Honored Dead]
World War II [Roll of Honored Dead]
Korea [Roll of Honored Dead]
Vietnam [Roll of Honored Dead]
Served in Operation Desert Shield/Storm
[Honor Roll of Veterans]
Erected and presented
V.F.W. Post 1654
City of Chanute
A.D. June 14, 1938
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 37° 40.839′ N, 95° 27.132′ W. Marker is in Chanute, Kansas, in Neosho County. Memorial is at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and 1st Street, on the right when traveling south on Lincoln Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 South Lincoln Avenue, Chanute KS 66720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Octave Chanute and "The Problem of The Ages" (about 300 feet Octave Chanute and the Founding of the Town of Chanute (about 300 feet away); Thoughts on a Successful Flying Machine (about 300 feet away); Octave Chanute: Engineer (about 400 feet away); Octave Chanute (about 400 feet away); Octave Chanute's Progress in Flying Machines (about 400 feet away); A Flight Into History (about 400 feet away); Chanute Announces Wright Brothers' Flight (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chanute.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 405 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on July 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.