Halstead in Harvey County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Lt. Eldo “Pop” Steele
In Loving Memory
World War II Buddies of 310th Inf.
78th (Lightning) Div. Co. I,
the Steele Family,
and Many Friends.
Erected by Members of Company I, 310th Infantry Regiment; the Steele Family; and Friends.
Location. 38° 0.351′ N, 97° 30.321′ W. Marker is in Halstead, Kansas, in Harvey County. Marker is on 1st Street east of Main Street (Kansas Highway 89), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in Pine Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 116 1st Street, Halstead KS 67056, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Halstead Santa Fe Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Sweezy House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Hardware Store (about 700 feet away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scout Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Horse and Buggy Doctor (approx. 1½ miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halstead.
Also see . . .
1. Eldo M. Steele at Find A Grave. (Submitted on March 6, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. "Pop Steele and my dad" by Sue Eckhoff in Reinbeck Courier (2011). (Submitted on March 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.