Downs Memorial Hall -- Downs KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 39° 30.010 W 098° 32.658
14S E 539180 N 4372382
Quick Description: The Downs Memorial Hall is the only WWI memorial in Osborne County.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 4/17/2013 8:44:36 PM
Waymark Code: WMGWVR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
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Long Description:
The Downs Memorial Hall was built in 1922 and dedicated to those who fought for their country in WWI. It is the only WWI memorial in Osborne County.

The Downs Memorial Hall is now used as a music concert and entertainment venue. People check in from there on Foursquare :)
Marker Name: Downs Memorial Hall

Marker Type: Other (Please identify in marker text)

Marker text:
DOWNS MEMORIAL HALL Dedicated to those who fought for their country in World War I. The only monument to the "war to end all wars" in Osborne County. Cornerstone laid July 27, 1922 Opened February 15, 1923 Erected 2000 by the Downs Historical Society with additional funding from the Sarver Charitable Trust


Marker Location: Osborne

Year Marker Placed: 1/1/2000

Name of agency setting marker: Other (Please identify in marker text)

Official Marker Number: Not listed

Marker Web Address: Not listed

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