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Union Soldiers Memorial, Iola, KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wardnkathy
N 37° 55.518 W 095° 24.815
15S E 287863 N 4200274
Quick Description: Monument to Union soldiers located in the Iola Cemetery. Soldiers graves are also located at the memorial.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 7/7/2008 3:20:13 PM
Waymark Code: WM44YN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 14

Long Description:
This memorial in memory of Union Soldiers who fell in battle was dedicated on May 31, 1909, and maintained by McCook Post No. 51, G.A.R. In 1998 the statue was refurbished and a new pedestal was erected. On June 2, 2001 this Monument was rededicated by the Veterans' Day Committee of Iola.
Date Installed or Dedicated: 05/31/1909

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Grand Army of the Republic

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

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