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Laclede in Linn County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Laclede

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2013
1. Laclede Marker
Inscription.

The birth place and boyhood home of
John J. Pershing
Born September 13, 1860
[Dedicated] Sept. 13, 1923

 
Erected 1923 by Hannah Hull Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 47.199′ N, 93° 10.162′ W. Marker is in Laclede, Missouri, in Linn County. Marker is at the intersection of Pershing Drive and Vernon Street, on the right when traveling south on Pershing Drive. Touch for map. Marker is near the northeast corner of the city park. Marker is in this post office area: Laclede MO 64651, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Laclede (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Laclede (within shouting distance of this marker); General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Joseph Pershing (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Laclede (about 600
Laclede Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2013
2. Laclede Marker
feet away); Phil Kearny Post No. 19 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Locust Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 3.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laclede.
 
Also see . . .  Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site. (Submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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