Near Cherokee in Crawford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
War of 1861-65.
Erected 1912 by Shiloh Post 56, Grand Army of the Republic.
Location. 37° 21.651′ N, 94° 49.738′ W. Marker is near Cherokee, Kansas, in Crawford County. Marker is on 150th Street (State Highway 7) south of 520th Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Memorial is in Cherokee Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Cherokee KS 66724, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Missouri Pacific Wooden Frame Depot (approx. 6.1 miles away); Southern Pacific Bay Window Caboose (approx. 6.2 miles away); 1932 Plymouth 0-6-0 Switch Engine (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Old Military Road of 1837 (approx. 7 miles away); Dr. Paul B. Leffler Rotary Park (approx. 7.1 miles away); Chandler Hall (approx. 7.3 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.