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Emporia High School World War II Memorial

 
 
Emporia High School Classes 1938-1939 WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
1. Emporia High School Classes 1938-1939 WWII Memorial
Inscription.

[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,
Emporia High School Classes 1940-41-42 WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
2. Emporia High School Classes 1940-41-42 WWII Memorial
next to this marker); 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 & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Emporia High School Class 1943 WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
3. Emporia High School Class 1943 WWII Memorial
Emporia High School Class 1944 WWII Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
4. Emporia High School Class 1944 WWII Memorial Marker
All Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
5. All Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
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 562 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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