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Manhattan in Riley County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated
to
The Union Soldier
1861 - 1865

[Dedicated] Jan 2 - 1937


 
Erected 1937 by The Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic Manhattan Circle No. 45.
 
Location. 39° 10.877′ N, 96° 34.516′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, Kansas, in Riley County. Touch for map. Monument is in front of the log house adjacent to the City Park pool. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1101 Fremont Street, Manhattan KS 66502, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spanish American War Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Harahey (within shouting distance of this marker); Ft. Leavenworth - Ft. Riley Military Road (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dobřichovice, Czech Republic Manhattan, Kansas (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.6 miles away); Riley County Courthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); Amanda Arnold Arch (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
2. Civil War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 14, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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