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

World War Memorial

April 6, 1917 November 11, 1918

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
1. World War Memorial
Inscription.

Dedicated to the boys of Pottawatomie County who gave their lives in the supreme sacrifice for their country during the World War

Francis Miller Theodore H. Olson Guy F. Proctor Albert Sester Roy Swain Charley Trezise Russell Taylor Rubin J. Westling James Witter Loran Woodcock Herbert Zeileis Edwin J. McGlinchey Fred Herrington Ward McVicar Joel H. Melgren Fred W. Martin Floyd W. Kemp Harold M. Johnson George W. Holm Joseph A. Hohn Joe Hoy Clyde E. Keeney Aloysius Helm Jos. Francis Higgins Gustav E. Gustafson Clarence Gorges Earl Gregg James Fitzpatrick Clifford Ellis Orville Eytchison William Fenton Ely Dorsey Lester Dugan Ernest L. Bronkow Robert L. Byrnes Walter Blackledge Lewis Beard


 
Erected by American Legion.
 
Location. 39° 23.591′ N, 96° 24.898′ W. Marker is in Westmoreland, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the Pottawatomie County Courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 East Main Street, Westmoreland KS 66549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
2. World War Memorial
In foreground right
within walking distance of this marker. World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Pottawatomie County Court House (here, next to this marker); Korea and Vietnam Wars Memorial (here, next to this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Westmoreland, Kansas (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westmoreland's Historical Hand Dug Well (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elmo Burkman (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westmoreland.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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