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Joplin World War II Memorial

 
 
Joplin World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
1. Joplin World War II Memorial
Inscription.
Erected by the Citizens of Joplin in honor of those who made the supreme sacrifice in World War II

Dedicated June 1947

[Honor Roll of Names]
 
Erected 1947 by Citizens of Joplin and the Joplin Army Mothers and Wives Club.
 
Location. 37° 4.955′ N, 94° 30.891′ W. Marker is in Joplin, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker is at the intersection of Joplin Avenue and West 8th Street, on the right when traveling south on Joplin Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial is on the east grounds of Memorial Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 West 8th Street, Joplin MO 64801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joplin Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jasper County Courthouse (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Swartz & Malsbury Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Quinby Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Connor Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Butterfly Garden and Overlook (approx. 1.5 miles away); Joplin Tornado Memorial, Volunteer Tribute and Children's Memorial
Joplin World War II Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
2. Joplin World War II Memorial Dedication
(approx. 1.5 miles away); St. John's Regional Medical Center (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Joplin.
 
Also see . . .  About Memorial Hall. (Submitted on August 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
3. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
4. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
5. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
6. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
7. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
8. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
9. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
10. Joplin World War II Honor Roll
Joplin World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2010
11. Joplin World War II Memorial
Memorial Hall at right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 3,377 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on August 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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