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

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
1. War Memorial
Looking west
Inscription.

World War I
Albert D. Baughman Bernard Coleman William Leach Alex Pfannenstiel Aaron A. Platner

World War II
Joseph A. Augustine Ralph Bemis Jr. John L. Herbert Harold E. Hurt Orville H. Kingsley Richard A. Koerner August H. Kroeger James D. Lynd Walter Metzler William V. Neuburger Albert Pfeifer Ambrose Pfeifer Leo J. Rupp Gayle Russell Jr. Frank A. Sauer Bruce F. Scheer Reinhold A. Schoenthaler Albert Weigel Julian Yaple

Korean War
Clarence Armbrister Gerald D. Ocamb

Vietnam War
Daniel L. Neuburger

 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9139, American Legion Post 151, and Concerned Citizens.
 
Location. 38° 56.287′ N, 99° 33.631′ W. Marker is in Ellis, Kansas, in Ellis County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and 9th Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Street. Touch for map. Memorial is in a park north of the railroad tracks. Marker is in this post office area: Ellis KS 67637, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Praying John Horrigan ( within shouting distance of this marker);
War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
2. War Memorial Honored Dead
The Ellis House ( within shouting distance of this marker); Ellis' Original Main Street ( within shouting distance of this marker); Settlers from Bukovina, Austria ( within shouting distance of this marker); The Hickey Building ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Grand Army Hall ( about 500 feet away); History of The Walter P. Chrysler Boyhood Home ( about 600 feet away).
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
3. War Memorial Honored Dead
War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
4. War Memorial Honored Dead
War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
5. War Memorial Honored Dead
War Memorial American Legion Emblem image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
6. War Memorial American Legion Emblem
War Memorial VFW Emblem image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
7. War Memorial VFW Emblem
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 4, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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