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

Grand Army of the Republic Memorial

 
 
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

This fountain is dedicated by the Woman’s Relief Corps Number 9, Department of Kansas, Auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic as an enduring memorial of perpetual service to the living, in loving remembrance of Comrade Robert S. and Mary J. McFarland
 
Erected by Woman's Relief Corps No. 9, Department of Kansas.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 38° 57.469′ N, 95° 12.71′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Monument is in Oak Hill Cemetery, accessed off Oak Hill Avenue, east of Elmwood Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1605 Oak Hill Avenue, Lawrence KS 66044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Citizens Memorial Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Arthur C. "Dutch" Lonborg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Larry Brown
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial
Marker is on other side of rectangular block in photo foreground
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. F. C. "Phog" Allen (approx. 0.2 miles away); Adolph Frederick Rupp (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dean Smith (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. James Naismith (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
3. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial
Looking southeast
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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