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Fort Leavenworth in Leavenworth County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Grant

 
 
Ulysses Grant Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
1. Ulysses Grant Memorial
Inscription.

[Battles listed chronologically] Palo Alto : Resaca de la Palma : Monterey : Cerro Gordo : Contreras : San Antonio : Cherubusco : Vera Cruz : Molino del Rey : Chapultepec : City of Mexico

Belmont ∙ Fort Henry ∙ Fort Donelson ∙ Shiloh ∙ Iuka ∙ Corinth ∙ Grand Gulf ∙ Port Gibson ∙ Raymond ∙ Jackson Hill ∙ Champions ∙ Big Black ∙ Siege of Vicksburg ∙ Lookout Mt. ∙ Missionary Ridge ∙ Chattanooga ∙ Relief of Knoxville ∙ Wilderness ∙ Spottsylvania ∙ North Anna ∙ Tolopotomy ∙ Cold Harbor ∙ Siege of Petersburg ∙ Siege of Richmond ∙ Weldon R.R. ∙ White Oak Road ∙ Dinwiddie. Ch. ∙ Five Forks ∙ Deep Bottom ∙ Fort Harrison ∙ Amelia Springs ∙ Shilor’s Creek ∙ Appomattox

 
Erected by Officers and Enlisted Men and Employees of the Quartermaster Dept, US Army; Citizens of Kansas and Missouri; et al.
 
Location. 39° 21.311′ N, 94° 55.031′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is at the intersection of Grant Avenue and Riverside Drive, on the left when traveling north on
Ulysses Grant Battles Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
2. Ulysses Grant Battles Marker
Grant Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Leavenworth KS 66027, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zais Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Old Blockhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Leigh Hall (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Fe and Oregon Trails (about 500 feet away); The Oregon and Santa Fe Trails (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Capital of Kansas Territory (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Ignatius Chapel (Building 170) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Former Burial Ground (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
More about this marker. Public access to the post is possible with proper identification, subject to U.S. Army regulations.
 
Also see . . .
1. Ulysses Grant, 18th President of the USA. (Submitted on July 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Ulysses S. Grant, Commander-in-Chief. (Submitted on July 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Ulysses S. Grant. (Submitted on July 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, US Civil
 
Ulysses Grant Bas Relief Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
3. Ulysses Grant Bas Relief Marker
Grant Marker Sponsors image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
4. Grant Marker Sponsors
Ulysses Grant Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
5. Ulysses Grant Memorial
Ulyssess Grant Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 27, 2013
6. Ulyssess Grant Statue Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on March 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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