Fort Leavenworth in Leavenworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
the Boy Scouts of
Designed and constructed
by the personnel of the
Guard and Service Company
Erected 1939 by United States Army.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Forts and Castles.
Location. 39° 21.337′ N, 94° 54.929′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is on Riverside Drive east of Scott Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Leavenworth KS 66027, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Fe and Oregon Trails (within shouting distance of this marker); Zais Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Oregon and Santa Fe Trails (about 400 feet away); Site of Old Blockhouse (about 400 feet away); Grant (about 500 feet away); First Capital of Kansas Territory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Former Burial GroundFrench Aid During American Revolution (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
More about this marker. Public access to the post is possible with proper identification, subject to U.S. Army regulations.
Also see . . . U.S. Army - Fort Leavenworth. Base homepage (Submitted on December 21, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 529 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.