Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
To Our Silent
Lest We Forget
Erected 1913 by Women's Relief Corps Tent No. 70 and Citizens of Emporia.
Location. 38° 24.107′ N, 96° 10.563′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Marker is on Union Street near the railroad tracks, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Monument is in Fremont Park. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary's Hospital of Emporia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mrs. Preston B. Plumb House (approx. ¼ mile away); Emporia Free Library (approx. ¼ mile away); In Commemoration of the College of Emporia (approx. ¼ mile away); College of Emporia World Wars Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of the "Kanzas News" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Emporia (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Allen White (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 405 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 28, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.