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Pittsburg in Crawford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Kansas State Teachers College Navy Mark of Commendation

 
 
Kansas State Teachers College Navy Mark of Commendation Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 17, 2014
1. Kansas State Teachers College Navy Mark of Commendation Marker
Inscription.

This
Mark of Commendation
is awarded to
Kansas State
Teachers College

For effective co-operation
in training Naval personnel
during World War II

Navy V-12 Unit

James Forrestal
Secretary of the Navy

 
Location. 37° 23.323′ N, 94° 41.15′ W. Marker is in Pittsburg, Kansas, in Crawford County. Touch for map. Marker is part of Pittsburg State University Veterans Memorial, on the university campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1090 South Rouse Street, Pittsburg KS 66762, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pittsburg State University Veteran's Amphitheater (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); G.A.R.-W.R.C. Civil War Memorial (approx. mile away); Carney Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Chandler Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Pittsburg State University Gymnasium (approx. 0.9 miles away); Kansas City Southern Locomotive No. 1023 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Immigrant Park (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburg.
 
Categories. EducationPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Kansas State Teachers College Navy Mark of Commendation Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 17, 2014
2. Kansas State Teachers College Navy Mark of Commendation Marker
On left corner of wall
Pittsburg State University Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 17, 2014
3. Pittsburg State University Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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