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Boonville in Cooper County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Cooper County World War Memorial

 
 
Cooper County World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2011
1. Cooper County World War Memorial
Inscription.
They died that Freedom might
not perish from the Earth
1917-1919
Stanley Ira Bell • Oscar H. Bishop
Merritt H. Boswell • Mack L. Blackstone
William O. Diel • John Edwards
Sidney E. Emery • Harry English
Lon S. Fairfax • Richard Wm. Haller
Emmett W. Hamilton • George C. Harlan
Ephraim Harmon • William K. Johns
Charles E. Jones • Albert F. Junkerman
J. Leonard Larry • Walter T. Langkop
Henry R. Meyer • Leroy F. Miller
Otto Roertner • Roy W. Redd
Jesse Reed • C. C. Richardson
James Ross • Joe Smallwood
Perry L. Smith • Walker Spry
Leonard Thoma • George E. Taylor
J. L. Windsor • George Klein
Emmett F. McRoberts

Eagle Head Restoration Rededication
November 11, 2009

Sabra Tull Meyer, Sculptor

 
Location. 38° 58.647′ N, 92° 44.651′ W. Marker is in Boonville, Missouri, in Cooper County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Missouri Route 5/87) and High Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Monument is on the northwest grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Main Street, Boonville MO 65233, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking
Cooper County World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2011
2. Cooper County World War Memorial
Looking north, with Hotel Frederick in background.
distance of this marker. Cooper County Korea - Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Capture of Boonville (a few steps from this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); Boonville Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); David Barton (about 300 feet away); James Milton Turner (about 300 feet away); Walter Williams (about 300 feet away); George Caleb Bingham (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boonville.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Cooper County World War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2011
3. Cooper County World War Memorial Detail
Cooper County World War Memorial Restoration image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2011
4. Cooper County World War Memorial Restoration
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 564 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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