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

In Honored Memory

 
 
In Honored Memory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
1. In Honored Memory Marker
Full photo of Monument
Inscription. (top) In honored memory of those from Bourbon County who gave their lives

(bottom) In memory of those who gave their lives that our nation might live.

[The marker lists the veterans who lost their lives in World War I and World War II]

(left side)
* 1917 *    World War I    * 1918 * <

Alva J. Allgood • George C. Anderson • Forest H. Bradshaw • Francis J. Brophy • George A. Brown • William N. Brown • Earl E. Carnes • Raymond Carnes • Ernest L. Cassidy • Willis Cristel • Foster J. Clendening • Julian O. Cochran • John E. Coonrod • Clyde Deets • Roy L. Fouts • Clan C. Harkey • Earl Storey • George Harvey • Frederick M. Johnson • William P. Kelly • Hubert C. Kennedy • Leo A. Kocher • John F. Frary • Murle H. Lookinbill • William R. Lowry • Adelbert McCleverty • Irvin McMains • Chester A. Miller • Orville Nation • Robert J. Newland • Theodore E. Nutz • Arlen H. Owen • Guy B. Pauling • Joseph B. Thompson • Edward Shannon • Frederick E. Runkle • James D. Runkle • Roy L. Robson • Joe Proctor • Jesse L. Walrod • Joshua M. Wood

(right side)
* 1941 *    World War II    * 1945 *

Raleigh F. Austin • Leslie Bailey • William L. Barnett • Jonathan Bayless • John E. Beck • Chester Beerbower • Harold Bradley
In Honored Memory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
2. In Honored Memory Marker
Closeup of Center Portion of Monument
• Edward J. Brown • Robert J. Brown • Ernest J Brosherr • Melvin C. Buford • Robert C. Callahan • Wilbur Caldwell • Charles B. Chambere • Tommy R. Carrell • Ray W. Chapple • Melvin Cline • Joseph R. Coble • Alvin E. Cook • James E. Cook • Alvin G. Morgan • Clyde E. Cooper • Walter C. Crain • Kelsie C. Crane • Frank L. Creegan, Jr. • William A. Culp • Sidney P. Day • Glen K. Dorsey • Clyde Dunn • Walter Dunn • George Entzminger • George F. Frederick • Edman B. Gile • Connor T. Gilfillate • Rex C. Gile • James C. Grier • Donald J. Grimes • Wm. Durflinger Hall • Joseph W. Harper • Everitt H. Hart • Lewis E. Hart • Johnnie W. Hart • Chas. Eldn Heitz • Thomas J. Hennessy • Everett E. Hereford • Stuart W. Hutcherson • Kenneth L. Johnson • Lawrence R. Johnston • Roy C. Jones • Allen Jump • John H. Keith • Fred S. Ketron • Loyd R. Killion • Delbert G. Kimbley • Paul A. Knox • Basil I. Land, Jr. • Chester W. Lee • George G. Long • Thomas E. Lawry • Joseph A. Lucas • Virgil W. Maxwell • Grover C. Mayfield • Harold L. McBride • William H. McCracken • Edward H. McMillan • Truman G. McReynolds • Peter H. Montgomery • Gilbert F. Mumbower • Robert D. Nethercot • Hiram A. Newcomb • Clarence E. Nichols • Glen D. Norris • Gordon B. Nuzum • Walter E. Parker • Earl Picht • Emil J. Piotrowski • Ralph M. Pottorff • Roy E. Pruitt • Benjamin E. Pulliam • Charles Querry • Earl E. Reed • Lawrence E. Reinecke
World War I Names image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, August 18, 2009
3. World War I Names
This is the left side of the Memorial.
• Nathaniel H. Riley • Ernest C. Rose • Charles T. Rose • Charles D. Ruby • Bert A Secrest • Floyd R. Shaffer • Leslie E. Shankles • Francis C. Simmons • Glen H. Soellner • Don E. Sperry • Eugene T. Sperry • Thomas A. Stapleton • Edward S. Trinkle • James Van Dorn • Bernard J. Wheeler • Dick E. Williams • Walter B. Wilson • Lloyd G. Wood • Ernest E. Woods • Leon T. Workman • John F. Wunderly • Leo W. Zimmerman
 
Erected 1947 by Charles W and Clara N. Bruce.
 
Location. 37° 50.351′ N, 94° 42.462′ W. Marker is in Fort Scott, Kansas, in Bourbon County. Touch for map. This marker is on the southeast corner of the Bourbon County Courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 S. National Ave, Fort Scott KS 66701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Scott Spanish American War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Fort Scott Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort Henning (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moody Building (about 500 feet away); Richards Building
World War II Names image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, August 18, 2009
4. World War II Names
This is the right side of the Memorial.
(about 600 feet away); Ingham Building (about 600 feet away); Milrose Block (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Scott.
 
Also see . . .  Bourbon County, Kansas. This is the official link to Bourbon County, Kansas. (Submitted on June 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, World IWar, World II
 
In Honored Memory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
5. In Honored Memory Marker
Area shot of Monument & Courthouse
 
 
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