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Chanute in Neosho County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

War Memorial

Tribute of a Grateful City

 
 
War Memorial Building and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
1. War Memorial Building and Markers
Inscription.

Dedicated to the
men and women of Chanute
who were in the service of the country
in the wars in which the United States
has been engaged

World War I [Roll of Honored Dead]
World War II [Roll of Honored Dead]
Korea [Roll of Honored Dead]
Vietnam [Roll of Honored Dead]

Served in Operation Desert Shield/Storm
[Honor Roll of Veterans]

[Flag pole]
Erected and presented
by the
V.F.W. Post 1654
to the
City of Chanute
A.D. June 14, 1938

 
Location. 37° 40.839′ N, 95° 27.132′ W. Marker is in Chanute, Kansas, in Neosho County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and 1st Street, on the right when traveling south on Lincoln Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 South Lincoln Avenue, Chanute KS 66720, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Octave Chanute and "The Problem of The Ages" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Octave Chanute and the Founding of the Town of Chanute (about 300 feet away); Thoughts on a Successful Flying Machine (about 300 feet
War Memorial Tribute image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
2. War Memorial Tribute
away); Octave Chanute: Engineer (about 400 feet away); Octave Chanute (about 400 feet away); Octave Chanute's Progress in Flying Machines (about 400 feet away); A Flight Into History (about 400 feet away); Chanute Announces Wright Brothers' Flight (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chanute.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
3. War Memorial Dedication
War Memorial WWI Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
4. War Memorial WWI Marker
War Memorial WWII-Korea Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
5. War Memorial WWII-Korea Marker
War Memorial Vietnam Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
6. War Memorial Vietnam Marker
War Memorial Desert Shield/Storm Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
7. War Memorial Desert Shield/Storm Marker
War Memorial Flag Pole Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
8. War Memorial Flag Pole Marker
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
9. War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on July 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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