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Fort Leavenworth in Leavenworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries

In Memoriam

 

— Amor Patriae A Tout Prix —

 
32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
1. 32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker
Inscription.  
This monument was dedicated September 16, 1938 by survivors of the 32nd United States Volunteer Infantry in commemoration of those gallant comrades who made the supreme sacrifice during the Philippine Insurrection 1898-1901

[Roll of Honored Dead]
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[44th USVI] Mobilized at Camp Miley, August 26, 1899
Discharged at Presidio, Cal., June 30, 1901
Dedicated to our comrades who made the supreme sacrifice during the Philippine Insurrection.

[Roll of Honored Dead]

Dedicated August 25, 1947

 
Erected 1938 by Survivors of the 32nd USVI and the 44th USVI Association [1947].
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American.
 
Location. 39° 20.668′ N, 94° 55.314′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is near the Fort Leavenworth Golf Course driving range, off Cody Road west of Grant Avenue. 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
Soldiers of Company B, 44th US Volunteer Infantry at Tubigon-Bohol, Philippine Islands image. Click for full size.
via Kansas Memory, unknown
2. Soldiers of Company B, 44th US Volunteer Infantry at Tubigon-Bohol, Philippine Islands
Kansas Memory website entry:
They are (left to right): Sgt. Thompson, Cordell, Sidlow, Crow, Howland, unidentified, Hunt, Irvin, Bean, and Jesse Garver, Larned, Kansas. The men were mustered in September 1899 at Fort Leavenworth. The regiment participated in 144 skirmishes and battles between 1899 and 1901.
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distance of this marker. The Buffalo Soldier Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); BG Benjamin H. Grierson (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd Lt. Henry Ossian Flipper (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Colin L. Powell (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Roscoe Robinson Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); 555th Parachute Infantry Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Captain Meriwether Lewis (approx. 0.3 miles away); Captain William Clark (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
Also see . . .
1. Spanish-American War (1898) / Philippine Insurrection (1899-1901). Kansas Historical Society website entry (Submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. The War in 1900-1901: African Americans in the Fil-Am War. Philippine-American War, 1899-1902 website entry (Submitted on January 12, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
3. 32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Monument
32nd U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
4. 32nd U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker
44th U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
5. 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantry Marker
32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
6. 32nd and 44th U.S. Volunteer Infantries Marker
Golf Course Clubhouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 12, 2022. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 631 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on January 12, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Sep. 28, 2022