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Joplin Citizens Lost in May 22, 2011 Tornado

 
 
Joplin Citizens Lost in May 22, 2011 Tornado Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 27, 2017
1. Joplin Citizens Lost in May 22, 2011 Tornado Marker
Inscription.

In remembrance of our citizens lost on May 22, 2011
in the tragic tornado that struck Joplin at 5:41 pm

[Roll of 161 Remembered Dead]


 
Erected by the City of Joplin.
 
Location. 37° 3.77′ N, 94° 31.817′ W. Marker is in Joplin, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker is on 26th Street/Gabby Street Boulevard east of Maiden Lane, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Cunningham Park, Joplin MO 64804, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Proclamation of Restoration Fountain (here, next to this marker); The Miracle of the Human Spirit - Joplin 2011 (within shouting distance of this marker); A Tribute to the Volunteers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Recovery Efforts: After the Storm (about 400 feet away); Tornado Statistics - May 22, 2011 - Joplin, MO (about 400 feet away); Survivor Quotes (about 400 feet away); St. John's Regional Medical Center (about 400 feet away); Joplin Tornado Memorial, Volunteer Tribute and Children's Memorial (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Joplin.
 
Also see . . .
1. Stormstalker: May 22, 2011 — The Joplin Tornado
Joplin Citizens Lost in May 22, 2011 Tornado Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 27, 2017
2. Joplin Citizens Lost in May 22, 2011 Tornado Memorial
. (Submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Technical Investigation of the May 22, 2011, Tornado in Joplin, Missouri. (Submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. National Geographic 2015 - Witness Joplin Tornado Full Documentary HD 2015. (Submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Remembering Joplin Tornado. (Submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Joplin Marches to 'Remember' Tornado Victims. (Submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Disasters
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 104 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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