Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Emporia High School World War II Memorial
[Roll of Honored Dead]
Class of 1938
Glen P. Austin, Jr. • Carl F. Hancock • George W. Gibson, Jr. • Harold E. McCanis
Class of 1939
Dean Class • Vernon Hiatt, Jr. • Dale E. Fillmore • Joseph R. Sheen, Jr. • Jim Loren Warren
Class of 1940
Lyle Richardson • La Vell Smith • Charles Euwer, Phillip French • William Lawson • Norbert Fladung • Willard Green
Class of 1941
Lowen Zeiner • Bernard Davis
Class of 1942
Curtis J. McCoy
Class of 1943
Lawrence Eicher • George W. Paust • Robert Hager • Frank Riondy
Class of 1944
Edward J. Weakley
Fireman 1st Class, U.S.S. Jenkins
Erected by World War II Era Classes of Emporia High School.
Location. 38° 23.188′ N, 96° 10.866′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Touch for map. Marker is along the All Veterans Park Walk of Honor. Marker is at or near this postal address: 933 South Commercial Street (Kansas Route 99), Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lt. William I. Loomis (here, PFC Floyd Everett Campbell (here, next to this marker); Colonel Edwin H. Hawes (here, next to this marker); Emporia's Mexican American Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Gold Star Mothers of America War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lebanon, Grenada, and Panama Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alvin J. King (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 587 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.