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Lyons in Rice County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War and Veterans Memorial

“Lest We Forget”

 

—All Gave Some - Some Gave All —

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2012
1. Civil War and Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
In memory of the
Defenders of our Union
1861 - 1865

Dedicated to the
honor and sacrifice of our
men and women
who served our country
in war and peace

 
Erected 1918 by Rice County.
 
Location. 38° 20.852′ N, 98° 12.212′ W. Marker is in Lyons, Kansas, in Rice County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 56) and East Avenue South, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyons KS 67554, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Workman Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cow Creek Station (approx. 3.9 miles away); Coronado and Quivira (approx. 3.9 miles away); Fray Juan de Padilla (approx. 4 miles away); Cooper Hall (approx. 8.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away); Meade Post No 14 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 9.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyons.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US CivilWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Civil War and Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2012
2. Civil War and Veterans Memorial
Civil War and Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2012
3. Civil War and Veterans Memorial
Civil War and Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2012
4. Civil War and Veterans Memorial
Civil War and Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2012
5. Civil War and Veterans Memorial
Rice County Courthouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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