Junction City in Geary County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
State of Kansas Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Dedicated July 4, 1987
ultimate sacrifice for their country
This memorial built by major corporate sponsors including
Coors Brewing Company
The Kansas Coors Distributors Association
and many families and individuals who made this memorial possible
Kansas Operation Memorial
Vietman Veterans of America Chapter 344
and the City of Junction City
Erected 1987 by City of Junction City.
Location. 39° 1.655′ N, 96° 49.78′ W. Marker is in Junction City, Kansas, in Geary County. Marker is on Washington Street (State Highway 57) south of West 6th Street (State Highway 57), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is located in Junction City's Heritage Park. Marker is in this post office area: Junction City KS 66441, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Purple Heart Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Infantry Division Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial Arch George Smith (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buffalo Soldier Memorial (approx. one mile away); Cholera Epidemic of 1855 (approx. 3.1 miles away); Vanguard of Freedom (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Junction City.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Two memorials to Kansas Vietnam Veterans.
Also see . . . Geary County CVB. (Submitted on June 30, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 525 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on May 16, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.