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Caney in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

George H. Wark 1878 - 1974

 
 
George H. Wark 1878 - 1974 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
1. George H. Wark 1878 - 1974 Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to George Wark
And the Men of Company D
Attorney (1903), State Senator, (1917)
and Leader in Montgomery
County Legal Profession.
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Capt. Co. D 139th Inf. WW1 (1918)
1st American Legion Commander (1919)
Brigadier General
Kansas National Guard (1933)

 
Erected by Caney Valley Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 0.687′ N, 95° 55.845′ W. Marker is in Caney, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Avenue and Hooker Street, on the right when traveling east on 4th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Wark Park, Caney KS 67333, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Black Dog Trail Campsite (within shouting distance of this marker); Caney War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); “Walking Stick” Cannon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bell's Trading Post and Village Water Well (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jappa Mason
George H. Wark 1878 - 1974 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
2. George H. Wark 1878 - 1974 Marker
At Wark Park, looking east along 4th Avenue (on left)
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Captain Richard C. Mason (approx. 0.4 miles away); Richard Colbert Mason (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caney.
 
Also see . . .
1. BG George H. Wark at Kansas National Guard Hall of Fame. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. George H. Wark at Find-A-Grave. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 310 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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