Manhattan in Riley County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Spanish American War Veterans Memorial
1898 - 1902
[Dedicated] Oct 27 - 1937
Erected 1937 by Wilburn Samuels Auxiliary No. 13, Dept. of Kansas N.A.U.S.W.V.
Location. 39° 10.881′ 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. Civil War 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 Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American •
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 244 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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