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

War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
1. War Memorial
Inscription.

Veterans who gave their lives from Frankfort Kansas and surrounding area

WWI:
Benjamin F. Hersh • John Hunt • Albert H. Jackson • Albert C. Leopold • Joe P. Meaghen • Joseph L. McMinimy • Henry W. Waxler

WWII:
Navy:

Fredrick Barrett • Harold Eisenbach • Robert Emmingham • Theodore Rhodes • David L Shyne • Willard Simpson

Air Corps:
Willard A. Backman • Don Hockensmith • Charles F. Zinn

Marines:
Lloyd C. Blackney • Clifford Watson

Air Force:
Koester Johnston • Donald E. King • Weldon Maneval

Army:
Clarence D. Ashberger • Fred Bentsen • Ralph Choquette • Leland Cook • Melvin Cope • Elmer Crumpton • Kenneth DeWalt • Victor E. Feldhausen • Peter Fiegener • Rodney Fundis • William R. Gibson • Dale Hooper • Johnny Joe Jackson • Milan E. Jester • Vern F. Long • Matt McKeon • Carl O. Nord • Aloysius Noud • Howard Olson • Paul A. Paden • Charles Poff • Charles L. Punteney • James Stoffel • Robert B. Welsh • Loraine Westenhaver • Munro Zoellner

Korean:
Eugene Miller

Vietnam:
Gerald Founds

 
Erected by Willie S. Loucks and Family.
 
Location. 39° 42.145′ 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
2. War Memorial
N, 96° 25.244′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kansas, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street (State Highway 9) and Elm Street, on the right when traveling west on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Monument is near the southeast corner of the City Park. Marker is in this post office area: Frankfort KS 66427, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pikes Peak Trail 1842 (within shouting distance of this marker); Memory of Battleship Maine (within shouting distance of this marker); Frankfort's First School House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frankfort Grade School (approx. ¼ mile away); Father William L. Nelligan (approx. 10.9 miles away); Marysville (approx. 14½ miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 14.6 miles away); David Smith's Pony Express and Stage Station Overland Trail (approx. 16.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfort.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
3. War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 285 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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