Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Spanish-American War/Philippine Insurrection/China Relief Expedition Monument
Valor and Patriotism
of the Men Who Served
War with Spain
China Relief Expedition
Erected 1947 by United Spanish War Veterans.
Location. 39° 4.596′ N, 94° 35.262′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on Wyandotte Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The Marker is in Penn Valley Park, south of the National World War I Museum, at the opposite end of the Liberty Memorial Mall. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64108, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Mother Monument (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sisters of Saint Mary (about 700 feet away); The Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Carroll Spalding (approx. ¼ mile away); William Gebhardt (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial Flag (approx. 0.3 miles away); Liberty Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Silas Calhoun (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
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Also see . . . "The Hiker" (Kitson). (Submitted on November 16, 2012, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Boxer Rebellion; Philippine-American War; Kitson's "The Hiker"; Theo Alice Ruggles Kitson.
Categories. • Military • War, Spanish-American •
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