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Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Liberty Memorial

 
 
Liberty Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2011
1. Liberty Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In honor of those who
served in the World War
in defense of liberty
and our country

 
Erected by Liberty Memorial Association and Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 4.863′ N, 94° 35.157′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Touch for map. The Liberty Memorial and National World War Museum are accessed off Memorial Drive. The memorial is about 1500 feet south of Union Station. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City MO 64108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Memorial Dedication Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memory of Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the "Kansas City Massacre" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sisters of Saint Mary (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington Park Statue (approx. 0.3 miles away); Spanish-American War/Philippine Insurrection/China Relief Expedition Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pioneer Mother Monument
Liberty Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2011
2. Liberty Memorial Dedication
(approx. 0.3 miles away); James Silas Calhoun (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
1. National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial. (Submitted on December 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Liberty Memorial Historic American Buildings Survey. (Submitted on December 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Liberty Memorial National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on December 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Liberty Memorial Thesis by Sarajane Sandusky Aber. (Submitted on December 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Liberty Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2011
3. Liberty Memorial
Guardian Spirit "Patriotism" on the Liberty Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2011
4. Guardian Spirit "Patriotism" on the Liberty Memorial
One of four; the others are "Courage" "Honor" and "Sacrifice"
Liberty Memorial Sphinx "Memory" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2011
5. Liberty Memorial Sphinx "Memory"
Head shrouded to forget the pain and suffering of war
View North from Top of Liberty Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2011
6. View North from Top of Liberty Memorial
Union Station in foreground and downtown Kansas City in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 450 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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