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VFW Centennial Plaza

 
 
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By Michael W. Kruse, July 27, 2015
1. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Inscription.

VFW Centennial Plaza is dedicated to America's brave men and women who have and are currently serving in the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, and Cost Guard.
"Freedom is not Free."
A grateful nation thanks you.

 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars.
 
Location. 39° 4.028′ N, 94° 35.426′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on Broadway Boulevard north of 34th Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 406 West 34th Street, Kansas City MO 64111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Citizen - Soldier (here, next to this marker); Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States National Headquarters Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Flaven/Browne Building Complex (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First Golf Course in Kansas City (approx. 0.6 miles away); Charles Carroll Spalding (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mayor Milton Jameson Payne (approx. 0.6 miles away);
VFW Centennial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael W. Kruse, July 27, 2015
2. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Spanish-American War/Philippine Insurrection/China Relief Expedition Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elizabeth Duncan Porter (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Categories. Military
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
3. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker Panels
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
4. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Community Service
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
5. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Future Vision
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
6. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Legislative
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
7. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Origins
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
8. VFW Centennial Plaza Marker
Remembrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2015, by Michael W. Kruse of Kansas City, Missouri. This page has been viewed 158 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 27, 2015, by Michael W. Kruse of Kansas City, Missouri.   3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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