Independence in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
A. C. Stich Memorial
Captain S. D. Elliott
Lieutenant W. McTaggart
and other brave soldiers
who fell in the
Spanish American War
Erected by A. C. Stich.
Location. 37° 14.196′ N, 95° 42.358′ W. Marker is in Independence, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue (U.S. 75) and Oak Street, on the right when traveling north on Pennsylvania Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial is near the former entrance gate to Mount Hope Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Independence KS 67301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. F-100F Super Sabre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kayo's Boys (approx. 0.2 miles away); United Spanish War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. George Tann (approx. half a mile away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stoddard - Thompson Memorial Bell (approx. one mile away); Dewlen - Spohnhauer Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.