Near Peabody in Marion County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
Defenders of the Union
This marker erected Memorial Day 2001 by the Peabody Historical Society on the 100th anniversary of the monument's unveiling and dedication.
Erected 1900 by Peabody Woman's Relief Corps.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • War, US Civil • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1900.
Location. 38° 10.791′ N, 97° 5.672′ W. Marker is near Peabody, Kansas, in Marion County. Cemetery is on Old Mill Road, north of US Hwy 50. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Peabody KS 66866, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Free Public Library Building in Kansas (approx. 1.1 miles away); Fairplay Church [Bell] (approx. 1.1 miles away); Peabody High School Light Poles (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 1.1 miles away); J. S. Schroeder Building (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mennonite Centennial Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ebenfeld Centennial (approx. 8.6 miles away); Turkey Red Wheat (approx. 9.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peabody.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.