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

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
1. Civil War Memorial Dedication
Inscription.

In memory of
The Defenders
of the
Union
1861-1865

 
Location. 38° 53.024′ N, 98° 50.221′ W. Marker is in Russell, Kansas, in Russell County. Touch for map. Monument is in the center circle of the Russell City Cemetery, located south off Wichita Avenue (US 40 Business), east of Schlageck Road. Marker is in this post office area: Russell KS 67665, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alexander McKeefer and John Lynch (within shouting distance of this marker); The Arrival of the Railroad (approx. 0.3 miles away); Russell County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Freedom Tree (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kansas Street (approx. 1.3 miles away); Dream Theater (approx. 1.3 miles away); Nicholas Gernon Blacksmith Shop (approx. 1.3 miles away); World War II Memorial Barn Quilt (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Russell.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial G.A.R. Emblem image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
2. Civil War Memorial G.A.R. Emblem
Civil War Memorial L.G.A.R. Emblem image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
3. Civil War Memorial L.G.A.R. Emblem
Civil War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
4. Civil War Memorial Detail
Civil War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
5. Civil War Memorial Detail
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
6. Civil War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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