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

A Place of Meditation

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
1. A Place of Meditation Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to those from this community that gave their lives in combat while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States Government

William L Klassen Irwin W Harder Karl W Schroeder Alfred L Schroeder Leo J Warkentin Roy Flaming Ronald Schultz Herbert Janzen Winston Toews

 
Erected by Hillsboro American Legion Post 366.
 
Location. 38° 20.75′ N, 97° 12.47′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, Kansas, in Marion County. Marker is on Memorial Drive, in the median. Touch for map. Monument is in Memorial Park, about 800 feet south of D Street. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro KS 67063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); The Crossing of Historic American Trails (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hillsboro Airport (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Mennonite Church (approx. half a mile away); Alexanderfeld Village (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ebenfeld Centennial (approx. 4.4 miles away); Frantz L. Groening (approx. 5.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsboro.
 
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A Place of Meditation image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
2. A Place of Meditation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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