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Wichita in Sedgwick County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

American Gold Star Mothers

 
 
American Gold Star Mothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. American Gold Star Mothers Memorial
Inscription.

Perpetuating The Noble Principles
For Which They Fought And Died

Our Legacy:
Out of tragedy we were formed
Out of love we continue
Representing the noble principles for which
they fought and died

 
Erected by Wichita Chapter of Gold Star Mothers.
 
Location. 37° 41.441′ N, 97° 20.703′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Touch for map. Monument is in Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 339 North Greenway, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam War and Homefront Memorial (here, next to this marker); Kansas Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Gold Star Families (within shouting distance of this marker); Fleet Marine Force Navy Hospital Corpsmen (within shouting distance of this marker); Marine Corps Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Merchant Marine Veterans of World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); USN Armed Guard (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
American Gold Star Mothers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. American Gold Star Mothers Memorial

1. Wichita Chapter, American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Veterans Memorial Park of Wichita. (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 371 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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