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Troy in Doniphan County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Walter C. Worman and George Larson

 
 
Worman and Larson Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 29, 2011
1. Worman and Larson Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In memory of
Walter C. Worman
Sheriff
and
George Larson
Under-Sheriff
who lost their lives
accidentally by drowning
in the Missouri River
November 7, 1943

 
Erected by People of Doniphan County.
 
Location. 39° 47.194′ N, 95° 5.337′ W. Marker is in Troy, Kansas, in Doniphan County. Marker is on Walnut Street near Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is on the north grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 East Chestnut Street, Troy KS 66087, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abraham Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); Doniphan County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); "Tall Oak" (within shouting distance of this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Melvin L. Schmidt, J.D. (about 300 feet away); Troy (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Troy (approx. 2 miles away); "Espyd. a wolf" (approx. 8.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Troy.
 
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Worman and Larson Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 29, 2011
2. Worman and Larson Memorial
Worman and Larson Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 29, 2011
3. Worman and Larson Memorial
County courthouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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