Veterans Memorial - Hays, KS
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N 38° 53.088 W 099° 19.112
14S E 472373 N 4304041
Quick Description: A granite obelisk dedicated "In Memory of Our War Dead" is located in the historic Mount Allen Cemetery in Hays, Kansas, USA.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 9/1/2011 2:18:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMCFFV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
A bronze plaque on the obelisk reads: "In Memory Of Our War Dead ~ Dedicated May 30, 1949 ~ Casper J. Middlekauff Post No 173 ~ The American Legion." There is also a bronze American Legion star medallion mounted on the obelisk.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: In Memory Of Our War Dead

Marker Text:
In Memory Of Our War Dead ~ Dedicated May 30, 1949 ~ Casper J. Middlekauff Post No 173 ~ The American Legion

Date of dedication: May 30, 1949

Who Put it Here?: Casper J. Middlekauff Post No 173 of The American Legion

Description of Memorial:
The granite obelisk is approximately 15 feet tall and is centrally located in the oldest part of the cemetery. It sits on top of a large concrete platform with four corbels on each corner of the platform. It sits beneath some large pine trees.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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