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Chase County World War I Memorial - Cottonwood Falls, Kansas
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 22.236 W 096° 32.485
14S E 714781 N 4249796
Quick Description: World War I memorial on the grounds of the Chase County Courthouse in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/1/2011 4:47:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMBBP3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
Views: 2

Long Description:

The memorial was originally placed in 1927 as a World War I memorial, an additional plaque was added following World War II. The World War I plaque is inscribed:

Roll of Honor
In Memory Of
Those Who Made The
Supreme Sacrifice
In The World War
1914 - 1918

 Delano Earl Bates
 Frank D. Coate
 Walter L. Crouch
 Russell Blackburn
 Arthur Edwards
 Frank P. Faris
 Leonard G Goad
 Don E. Harder
 Bernard V Giffin
 Roy A. Giffin
 Russell G Hepler
 Lugy C. McLinden
 Clarence L. Meyer
 Claude W. Newlee
 Cecil R. Parks  Milton R. Payne
 Ray A. Park
 Marion M. Sidener
 James E. Taylor
 Glen O. Umberger

Howard B Wood

Erected By The
American Legion Auxiliary
Cottonwood Falls, Kansas
May 30, 1927

Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 5/30/1927

Private or Public Monument?: Private

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: American Legion Auxiliary Cottonwood Falls, Kansas

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
Chase County Courthouse
Square at South end of Broadway
Cottonwood Falls, Kansas

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Website for this Monument: Not listed

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