Holton in Jackson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
to the Union
Soldiers & Sailors
of the War
1861 - 1865
Erected May 30, 1913
Civil War Cannon Replica
Dedicated Dec. 7, 1976
Holton National Guard
V.F.W. & Amer. Leg.
Denison & KS State Banks
People of Jackson County
Orig. cannon donated to
W.W.II Scrap Drive
Sept. 8, 1942
A Bicentennial Project
Erected 1913 by Will Wendell Post No. 46, Dept. of Kans. G.A.R. and W.R.C.
Location. 39° 27.819′ N, 95° 44.159′ W. Marker is in Holton, Kansas, in Jackson County. Memorial is at the intersection of New York Avenue and 4th Street (Kansas Highway 116), on the right when traveling north on New York Avenue. Memorial is at the southwest corner of the county courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holton KS 66436, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward D. Holton Fort Jim Lane (approx. 0.2 miles away); Company E, 137th Infantry Regt, 35th Infantry Div (approx. 0.2 miles away); Livestock Water Trough (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of the Spurs (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Wetmore Calaboose (approx. 12.4 miles away); Don Clarence Rising (approx. 12.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holton.
Regarding Civil War Memorial. "F. C. & L." means "Fraternity, Charity and Loyalty"
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 421 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 24, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.