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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′ 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
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. mile away); Father William L. Nelligan (approx. 10.9 miles away); Marysville (approx. 14.5 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 257 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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