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Westmoreland in Pottawatomie County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Elmo Burkman

(September 14, 1921 - October 24, 1997)

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
1. Elmo Burkman Marker
Inscription.

In memory of our friend
Elmo Burkman
He started the Avenue of Flags

 
Erected by American Legion Post 186.
 
Location. 39° 23.034′ N, 96° 25.082′ W. Marker is in Westmoreland, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Touch for map. Monument is near the Civil War Memorial in Westmoreland City Cemetery, at the south end of Pine Street. Marker is in this post office area: Westmoreland KS 66549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Burial Site of Oregon Trail Traveler (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wagons Fording Rock Creek (approx. 0.6 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Route of the Oregon Trail (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Wagon & Team Supplies Needed (approx. 0.7 miles away); One Step at a Time (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Long Journey (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westmoreland.
 
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Elmo Burkman Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
2. Elmo Burkman Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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