“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Taney County, Missouri

Clickable Map of Taney County, Missouri and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Taney County, MO (18) Christian County, MO (7) Douglas County, MO (1) Ozark County, MO (2) Stone County, MO (9) Boone County, AR (28) Carroll County, AR (63) Marion County, AR (17)  TaneyCounty(18) Taney County (18)  ChristianCounty(7) Christian County (7)  DouglasCounty(1) Douglas County (1)  OzarkCounty(2) Ozark County (2)  StoneCounty(9) Stone County (9)  BooneCountyArkansas(28) Boone County (28)  CarrollCounty(63) Carroll County (63)  MarionCounty(17) Marion County (17)
Forsyth is the county seat for Taney County
Adjacent to Taney County, Missouri
      Christian County (7)  
      Douglas County (1)  
      Ozark County (2)  
      Stone County (9)  
      Boone County, Arkansas (28)  
      Carroll County, Arkansas (63)  
      Marion County, Arkansas (17)  
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1 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — "P-51D Mustang"
Manufactured by: North American Aviation Introduced in 1942 over 15,000 were built. This aircraft was considered to be the premier frontline fighter of World War II.
Aircraft Specifications Powerplant: 12 cylinder . . . Map (db m210015) HM WM
2 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — "Storming the Beach" — Sculpted by Fred J. Hoppe Jr. in 1999
There are 50 soldiers portrayed here of actual WWII infantrymen. Each Man was sculpted from real life and represents his individual State in the United States The lead man is Fred Hoppe Sr. the sculptor's father representing the State of . . . Map (db m209922) WM
3 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — All Gave Some.... Some Gave All
All Gave Some ... Some gave all, So That Old Glory Will Always Fly Over the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave. We, the People, Raise This Flag to Salute You and to Say... Thank You!Map (db m236121) WM
4 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — LVT 4 Water Buffalo / M56 Scorpion / M43 Dodge Ambulance — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
LVT 4 Water Buffalo The LVT is an amphibious warfare vehicle and amphibious landing craft introduced by the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. The LVT 4 was designed in 1943 and was based on the previous LVT 2. It was the . . . Map (db m210606) HM
5 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — M25 Tank Transporter / LARC-V / M211 Deuce and a Half — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
M25 Tank Transporter "Dragon Wagon" The M25 was a heavy tank transporter / tank recovery tractor that came in both armored and unarmored versions (what you see here is the unarmored configuration). M25 was the original designation for what . . . Map (db m210519) HM
6 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — M29 Weasel Tracked Vehicle — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
The idea for the Weasel came from the work of British inventor Geoffrey Pyke. In November 1944, USMC distributed M29s to the 3rd, 4th, and 5th Marine Divisions. They proved invaluable with their first appearance in combat on Iwo Jima. It also saw . . . Map (db m210039) HM
7 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — M3 Half-Track / M59 Armored Personnel Carrier / GMC M220 Shop Van — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
M3 Half-Track One of the world's first armored personnel carriers was the U.S. Army's half-track. Half-wheeled, half-tracked, the half-track saw service around the world. Its sides were lightly armored for protection against shell . . . Map (db m210607) HM
8 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — M5 High Speed Tractor Artillery Transport / Chevrolet Class 110 Airfield Crash Truck — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
MS High Speed Tractor Artillery Transport The M5 is a full-track vehicle designed to tow the 105 mm Howitzer M2 and the 155 mm Long Tom field artillery and carry the gun crew and ammunition. A winch and roller system allowed the M5 to pull . . . Map (db m210057) HM
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9 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — M561 Gama Goat — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
The M561 was a diesel powered, six-wheel-drive (5x5), articulating chassis, commonly known as the "Gama Goat The "Goat was designed to negotiate the rough terrain found in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War when the M37 four-wheel cargo truck . . . Map (db m210024) HM
10 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — M76 Otter — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
Designed by the Pontiac Motor Division in the early 1950's as the T46, this vehicle began life intended replacement for the Studebaker M29 Weasel, This amphibious cargo carrier was designed to carry cargo or up to eight troops over shallow rivers . . . Map (db m209912) HM
11 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
Welcome all curiosity seekers, military aficionados, veterans and history buffs! This exhibits in a tribute to all who serve in the fight for freedom by presenting some of the unique mobile equipment that have helped these brave men and women in . . . Map (db m210623) WM
12 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — The United States Armed Forces — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
These are the flags and seals of the branches of the United States Armed Forces. This garden is a tribute to all who serve and have served our Nation to defend and preserve our freedom. Department of the Army United States of . . . Map (db m210621) HM WM
13 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — U.S. Army UH-1C Gunship — 18th Thunderbird 3rd Platoon Bandits
Power Plant • 1 Lycoming T53-l-11A Gas Turbine Engine • 1100 Shaft Horsepower Dimensions • Length 41'8" • Width 7' 8.5" • 7'8.5" • Rotor Diameter 48' • Disk area 1808 Square feet • Empty Weight . . . Map (db m212470) HM WM
14 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — WCTC-6 — "Duckling" Trailer — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels —
The WCTC-6 amphibious trailer, affectionately known as the "duckling" was made for use with the Landing Vehicle Tracked (LVT) and the Amphibious truck. It has a 4.5 ton capacity with its 245 cu ft. cargo box. Approximately 212 of these . . . Map (db m209917) HM
15 Missouri, Taney County, Branson — Willys Jeep — Ripley's Mobile Military Marvels
The Jeep legend began in November 1940, in the early days of World War II just a year before the United States entered the war. A small, four-wheel-drive prototype, the Willys "Quad," was delivered to the US Army. The Quad was the father of the . . . Map (db m210034) HM
16 Missouri, Taney County, Branson, Branson Theatre District — Lest We Forget
Freedom is not Free Honoring those who Served Duty, Honor, CountryMap (db m236124) WM
17 Missouri, Taney County, Point Lookout — College of the Ozarks Veterans Grove
College of the Ozarks Veterans GroveMap (db m62893) WM
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18 Missouri, Taney County, Ridgedale — Devil's Pool
The ravine below is a natural glade and sink formation. Glade lands are found only in the White River Valley of the United States. At the base of the ravine, there is a natural spring-sink named Devil's Pool. The pool's name comes from the Indian . . . Map (db m48148) HM
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Nov. 29, 2023