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Weir in Cherokee County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2011
1. Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In honor of the
veterans of the community of
Weir, Kansas
who devotedly served their
country in time of war

 
Erected 1955 by Clarence Smith American Legion Post No. 272.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 37° 18.611′ N, 94° 46.344′ W. Marker is in Weir, Kansas, in Cherokee County. Memorial is on Main Street (State Highway 103) west of Washington Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weir KS 66781, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Military Road of 1837 (approx. 4.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Missouri Pacific Wooden Frame Depot (approx. 5.7 miles away); Southern Pacific Bay Window Caboose (approx. 5.7 miles away); 1932 Plymouth 0-6-0 Switch Engine (approx. 5.7
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2011
2. Veterans Memorial
Looking east along Main Street
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miles away); Crocker Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.7 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Jul. 4, 2022