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Company D, 2nd Kansas Infantry World War I Memorial

1917 - 1919

 
 
Company D, 2nd Kansas Infantry World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2012
1. Company D, 2nd Kansas Infantry World War I Memorial
Inscription.

In grateful tribute to the supreme sacrifice of our comrades

Co. D, 2nd Kans. Inf.

James C. Marymee Donald E. McKellar Virgil Berkebile Rosser C. Fraser Earl J. Lathwell Sidney P. Fisher Ralph Branton Andrew Malm Lester L. Reid Loran Lipe


 
Erected by Members of Company D, 2nd Kansas Infantry.
 
Location. 38° 22.203′ N, 97° 40.176′ W. Marker is in McPherson, Kansas, in McPherson County. Marker is at the intersection of Marlin Street and Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west on Marlin Street. Touch for map. Monument is in Memorial Park, on the county courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 North Maple Street, McPherson KS 67460, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McPherson County War Memorial (here, next to this marker); POW-MIA Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Major General James B. McPherson (within shouting distance of this marker); One Main Place (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); McPherson Opera House (approx. mile
Company D, 2nd Kansas Infantry World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2012
2. Company D, 2nd Kansas Infantry World War I Memorial
McPherson County Courthouse in background
away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1 miles away); Kansas Indian Treaty (approx. 6.3 miles away); Sora Kansas Creek (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McPherson.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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