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

Unknown Dead

 
 
Unknown Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 28, 2009
1. Unknown Dead Marker
Inscription.
To the Unknown Dead
Union Soldiers
Of the Civil War

Re-dedicated by the Lawrence Sons of Union Veterans
Camp #4 November 2006

 
Erected 1906 by Lawrence Grand Army of the Republic Post #12.
 
Location. 38° 57.191′ N, 95° 15.703′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker can be reached from Irving Hill Road 0.2 miles south of Ruppenthal Drive. Touch for map. Pioneer Cemetery is over the bridge from the dorms on Irving Hill Road and south of the parking lot for the Leid Center. Cross Irving Hill Road and walk towards the trees. Marker is in this post office area: Lawrence KS 66045, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Forrest "Phog" Clare Allen (approx. half a mile away); California and Oregon Trails Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. mile away); World War II Memorial Campanile (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Victory Eagle (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Castle Tea Room (approx. 1.5 miles away); South Park (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Also see . . .
Closeup of Unknown Dead Marker plaque image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 28, 2009
2. Closeup of Unknown Dead Marker plaque
 University of Kansas. This is the official website for the University of Kansas. (Submitted on July 3, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,058 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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