Manhattan in Riley County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
defenders of the Union
1861 - 1865
Erected 1898 by Lew Gove Post G.A.R. and Womans Relief Corps.
Location. 39° 10.877′ N, 96° 35.418′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, Kansas, in Riley County. Touch for map. Memorial is in Sunset Cemetery, west off Sunset Avenue, 0.1 mile north of Poyntz Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Manhattan KS 66502, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Civil War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dobřichovice, Czech Republic • Manhattan, Kansas (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Spanish American War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harahey (approx. 0.8 miles away); Ft. Leavenworth - Ft. Riley Military Road (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Hartford House (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 15, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.