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Blue Rapids in Marshall County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial WWI Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
1. War Memorial WWI Honor Roll
Inscription.

Blue Rapids Boys in the Service
1914 - 18
Died in Service

George Bedford • Clarence L Cole • William E Netz • William J Rombeck • Emil Vopata • Raphael L Zidek

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

Marshall County WWII Casualties
James E. Allison • Wayne H. Augustus • George E. Ashberger • Donald F. Ausmus • Willard Backman • John F. Bauman • Kenneth R. Baxter Sr. • Armand Beauchamp • Fred G. Bentsen • John C. Biddle • Lloyd C. Blackney • Clifton W. Bull • Marion P. Burk • Floyd W. Burnett • Queantin C. Calkins • Leland H. Cook • Melvin G. Cope • Harold J. Cottrell • Harry A. Craft • Elmer Crumpton • Patrick E. Deneen • Kenneth E. DeWalt • Richard F. Dilley Jr. • Charles E. Dyer Jr. • Robert L. Emmingham • Billie Ervin • Victor E. Feldhausen • Peter Fiegener • Clarence C. Foster • Tim Foster • Harm Gastmann • Charles Gillespie Jr. • Raphael A. Glynn • Wayne Griffee • Sam Hastettler • Lewie F. Hayse • Jack D. Hedke • Galen R. Hendricks • Francis B. Hennis • Henry C. Hier • Donald S. Hockensmith • Dale Hooper • Arthur E. Hoppenstedt • James R. Horr • Johnny J. Jackson • Milan E. Jester • Koester E. Johnston • Kenneth L. Kelley • Francis P. Klataske • George Klippenstein • Harold L. Knigge • Wallace H. Kracht • Kenneth E. Kruse • Elroy E. Latta • Dean D. Locke • Verne F. Long • Weldon
War Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
2. War Memorial WWII Honor Roll
H. Maneval • Charles W. Mayer • Gene Mayer • Glenn D. McCarty • W. D. McNulty Sr. • William L. Mills • William P. Nichols • Aloysious T. Noud • Howard W. Olson • Glen E. Overton • Paul A. Paden • Charles Poff • Helmuth T. Pralle • Francis J. Renner • Homer R. Reynolds • Raymond Reynolds • Theodore Rhodes • Francis W. Rigdon • George F. Rockwell • Francis J. Schulte • Vernon O. Schulze • David L. Shyne • Robert W. Simpson • Willard Simpson • Clarence C. Smith • Emden F. Smith • Jack Stauffer • Frank J. Stevenson • Jas S. Stiverson • James F. Stoffel • Emmett G. Stueve • Jean A. Thomas • Willis A. Utecht • Dale F. Ward • Clifford W. Watson • George A. Weeks • Robert B. Welsh • Dean Whiteside • Charles F. Zinn • Munro Zoellner
When You Go Home Tell Them Of Us And Say For Your Tomorrow We Gave Our Today

Marshall County Korean War Casualties
Eugene E. Miller • Howard G. Elder
Freedom Is Not Free

Marshall County Vietnam War Casualties
Michael H. Breeding • Gerald D. Founds • Michael T. Martin • Roland W. Munger • Gene A. Myers • Allen E. Oatney • Joseph A. Zutterman Jr.
All Gave Some • Some Gave All

 
Location. 39° 40.9′ N, 96° 39.553′ W. Marker is in Blue Rapids, Kansas, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection
War Memorial Korean & Vietnam Wars Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
3. War Memorial Korean & Vietnam Wars Honor Roll
of Main Street and 6th Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Monument is on the Public Square. Marker is in this post office area: Blue Rapids KS 66411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gigantic Glaciers (a few steps from this marker); Oldest Rocks in Kansas (within shouting distance of this marker); Ice Age (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Holm Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Blue Rapids Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Blue Rapids Station Bell (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oldest Roundabout in Kansas (about 600 feet away); Historical Baseball Game (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blue Rapids.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
4. War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 321 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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