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Wamego in Pottawatomie County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Pottawatomie County

 
 
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By Lee Hattabaugh, July 1, 2010
1. Pottawatomie County Marker
Inscription. Dedicated by the women of POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY in honor of those from the county who answered their country's call and to the memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice in the World War, 1914-1918

Louis W. Beard Walter Blackledge Ernest E. Brunkow Robert L. Byrnes Eli F. Dorsey Lester Dugan Clifford Ellis Orville Ektchison Wm. Fenton James I Fitzpatrick Clarence Gorges Earl Gregg Gustav Gustafson Fred Harrington Aloysius Helm Joseph F. Higgins Joseph A. Hohn Geo W. Holm Joe Hoy Harold M. Johnson Clyde F. Keeney Floyd W. Kemp Edwin I. McGlinchey Ward McVicar Fred W. Marten Joel H. Melgren Francis Miller Theodore H. Olson Guy F. Proctor Albert Sester Hank Schultz Roy Swaim Russell Taylor Charley Trezise Reuben I. Westling Geo. Wingate James Witter Loran Woodcock Herbert Zeillis
 
Erected 1923 by Women of Pottawatomie County.
 
Location. 39° 12.067′ N, 96° 18.2′ W. Marker is in Wamego, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Ash Street, on the left when traveling east on 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wamego KS 66547, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
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By Lee Hattabaugh, July 1, 2010
2. Pottawatomie County Marker
are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 1893 Chicago World's Fair Statues (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sand and Quartz Boulder (about 600 feet away); Old Dutch Mill (about 700 feet away); Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. mile away); Vieux Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Blackjack Springs (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wamego.
 
Categories. HeroesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Pottawatomie County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, July 1, 2010
3. Pottawatomie County Marker
Pottawatomie County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, July 1, 2010
4. Pottawatomie County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 659 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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