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Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

World War II Memorial Campanile

 
 
World War II Memorial Campanile image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. World War II Memorial Campanile
Inscription.  
Free government does not bestow repose upon its citizens but sets them in the vanguard of battle to defend the liberty of every man.

[Roll of 277 KU Honored Dead]

[Cast bronze door panels, dedicated 1955, read]
Achievement • Courage • Aspiration • Sorrow • Meditation • Silence • Pioneer/Homemaker • Scout/Plainsman • Native/Explorer • Worship • Investigation/Education • Freedom/Equality

Bells and Their Donors [panels]

Restoration of
the World War II Memorial Carillon
through the generosity of
Keith D. Bunnel
President of the K.U. Class of 1946
and Joan Stewart Bunnel
Rededicated April 26, 1996

 
Erected 1950.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 38° 57.599′ N, 95° 14.815′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Memorial is on Memorial Drive, on the right when traveling west. The Memorial Campanile is about 0.1 miles south of Memorial Stadium, on the University of Kansas
World War II Memorial Campanile Roll of Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. World War II Memorial Campanile Roll of Honored Dead
campus. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lawrence KS 66045, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Victory Eagle (approx. 0.2 miles away); California and Oregon Trails Memorial (approx. Ό mile away); Forrest "Phog" Clare Allen (approx. half a mile away); The Castle Tea Room (approx. 0.6 miles away); South Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Douglas County Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Also see . . .  Details of the 53-bell carillon. (Submitted on September 5, 2020, by Carl Scott Zimmerman of Kirkwood, Missouri.)
 
World War II Memorial Campanile Roll of Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., 8
3. World War II Memorial Campanile Roll of Honored Dead
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
4. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Achievement
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
5. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Courage
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
6. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Aspiration
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
7. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Sorrow
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
8. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Meditation
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
9. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Silence
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
10. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Pioneer/Homemaker
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
11. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Plainsman/Scout
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
12. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Native/Explorer
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
13. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Worship
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
14. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Investigation/Education
World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
15. World War II Memorial Campanile Door Relief
Freedom/Equality
World War II Memorial Campanile Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
16. World War II Memorial Campanile Marker
Bells and Donors
World War II Memorial Campanile Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
17. World War II Memorial Campanile Marker
Bells and Donors
World War II Memorial Campanile Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
18. World War II Memorial Campanile Marker
Bells and Donors
World War II Memorial Campanile Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
19. World War II Memorial Campanile Marker
Bells and Donors
World War II Memorial Campanile Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
20. World War II Memorial Campanile Dedication
World War II Memorial Campanile Restoration Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
21. World War II Memorial Campanile Restoration Marker
World War II Memorial Campanile Entrance image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
22. World War II Memorial Campanile Entrance
Memorial Stadium stands in distance
World War II Memorial Campanile image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
23. World War II Memorial Campanile
World War II Memorial Campanile Ceiling image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
24. World War II Memorial Campanile Ceiling
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
25. World War II Memorial Campanile
Looking ENE across campus
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 30, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 291 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25. submitted on September 30, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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