Oakley in Logan County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Logan County War Memorial
1914 - 1920 Honor Roll
H.L. Wink A.H. Radloff L.L. Reid L.M. Weller J.R. Lahman H.M. Rabideau Roy Beaman Fred Schaffer
[World War II Honor Roll]
J.K. Nelson Jr. L.B. Arie E. Karr K. Kost R.K. Mode V. Deaver G.L. Ferrin R.L. Miller E. Tholen W.D. Weber R. Rogers W.L. Park E. Shipley M.G. Smith L.J. Malone A.P. Schmitt D.J. Summers C.F. Pierson G.C. Garrett C.S. Williams R. Marcotte G.V. Gieselman A.P. Glassman P.L. Glassman G.W. Russell J.P. Dreiling L.E. Peterson H. Snellbacker
[Vietnam Honor Roll]
Francis E. Jordon James A. Cooksby Andrew J. McKinley Donald E. Jones James E. Heskett
Erected 1923 by Logan County Commissioners and Concerned Citizens.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Location. 39° 7.594′ N, 100° 51.175′ W. Marker is in Oakley, Kansas, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Hudson Avenue, on the left when traveling east on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 East 2nd Street, Oakley KS 67748, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Logan County Sandstone (approx. half a mile away); Oakley: Birthplace of the Legend (approx. 0.9 miles away); Early Exploration across Kansas (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Smoky Hill River Valley - Buffalo Country (approx. 0.9 miles away); Inhabitants of the Kansas Plains (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Monument Rocks (approx. 0.9 miles away); Annie Oakley (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Great Buffalo Hunt (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakley.
Regarding Logan County War Memorial. The memorial was originally for the honored dead of World War I, but later war dead were added to the Honor Roll.
Also see . . .
1. Dough Boy at Discover Oakley. (Submitted on June 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Oakley, Kansas, in The E.M. Viquesney Doughboy Database. (Submitted on June 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 403 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 16, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.