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Alden in Rice County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

Lest We Forget
those who served
from the
Alden Community
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In memory of their
Supreme Sacrifice

In memory of
Charles W. Murphy
Corporal
U. S. Army Air Corps
380 Bomb Group, 5th Air Force

Born November 17, 1925
Killed while serving his country
April 7, 1945
at San Jose, Mindoro Island,
Philippines
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In memory of
Norman E. Small
Corporal
U.S. Army Infantry
9th Infantry Division

Born February 13, 1946
Killed while serving his country
April 5, 1968
Mekong Delta, Vietnam


 
Location. 38° 14.671′ N, 98° 18.72′ W. Marker is in Alden, Kansas, in Rice County. Marker is on Pioneer Street south of 3rd Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: City Park, Alden KS 67512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cooper Hall (approx. 5.9 miles away); Meade Post No 14 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Bulletin
Veterans Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
2. Veterans Memorial Detail
(approx. 6.2 miles away); The Emporium (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Monroe Apartments (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Landis Hollinger Mercantile (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Mincer Building (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Santa Fe Depot (approx. 6.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
3. Veterans Memorial Detail
Veterans Memorial (front) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
4. Veterans Memorial (front)
Veterans Memorial (back) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
5. Veterans Memorial (back)
Veterans Memorial - Charles W. Murphy image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
6. Veterans Memorial - Charles W. Murphy
Veterans Memorial - Norman E. Small image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2016
7. Veterans Memorial - Norman E. Small
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 18, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 150 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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