Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Coldwater in Comanche County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial Building

In Memoriam

 
 
Veterans Memorial Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2012
1. Veterans Memorial Building Marker
Inscription.
To those who made the
supreme sacrifice for their country
————————
World War I
Harrison Metzker John R. Crawford Guy A. Schrock Eugene M. Wares

World War II
Eric A. Sims Clarence L. Oller Aubrey G. Holland Herbert L. Seyfrit Howard R. King Robert L. Hough Robert Booth, Jr. Leighton Metzker Johnnie L. Gasteel Ralph Sooter Leo C. Thrall Hugh H. Melrose Lee Hecht Squire B. Zane Hobert H. Thompson William H. Finney Ernest A. Trummel Alfred G. Seidel Warren L. Petty Martin B. McMillen Melvin V. Park William M. Griffith H.R. Burnett Donald G. White John D. Jenkins Ivan Keesee
————————
The construction of this building was made possible through the gifts of the People of Comanche County and surrounding communities.
————————
[Added Honored Dead from Korean War]

1951 - 1954
Wayne L. Thompson Robert Roy Burnett Donald Keith Huck Wayne F. Burkhall Merle D. Pearson Leonard Donald Smutz Lloyd L. Alder Jr. Leslie E. Jellison

 
Erected 1950 by City of Coldwater.
 
Location.
Veterans Memorial Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2012
2. Veterans Memorial Building
37° 16.19′ N, 99° 19.533′ W. Marker is in Coldwater, Kansas, in Comanche County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Philadelphia Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 239 East Main Street, Coldwater KS 67029, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Comanche County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 9, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 295 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement