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Independence in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Independence Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
1. Independence Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
This permanent memorial shall
serve to provide lasting
tribute to those Independence
veterans that have made
the ultimate sacrifice in order
to preserve and protect
the tremendous freedom each
of us so richly enjoy

[Honor Roll List of Names]

 
Erected by City of Independence.
 
Location. 39° 5.579′ N, 94° 25.228′ W. Marker is in Independence, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on West Maple Avenue near Spring Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is immediately west of the First United Methodist Church. Marker is in this post office area: Independence MO 64050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First United Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away); First Fireproof Building in Independence (about 400 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); Gingko Tree
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
2. Independence Veterans Memorial
World War I Honor Roll
(about 700 feet away); Truman House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph T. Noland House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
 
Categories. Heroes
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
3. Independence Veterans Memorial
World War I Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
4. Independence Veterans Memorial
World War II Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
5. Independence Veterans Memorial
World War II Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
6. Independence Veterans Memorial
World War II Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
7. Independence Veterans Memorial
Korean War Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
8. Independence Veterans Memorial
Vietnam War Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
9. Independence Veterans Memorial
Vietnam War Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
10. Independence Veterans Memorial
War on Terror (Iraq) Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2010
11. Independence Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 6,094 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on August 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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