Fort Hays State University War Memorial

Fort Hays State University War Memorial (HM14MH)

Location: Hays, KS 67601 Ellis County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 52.361', W 99° 20.423'

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"The people who know war, those who have experienced it...I believe are the most earnest advocates of peace in the world."
President Dwight D. Eisenhower

This memorial is dedicated to those of the Fort Hays State University family who have fought and died in the service of their country, and to our university's continuing pursuit of a humane knowledge that will bring us peace.

October 10, 1998

Fort Hays State University was established June 23, 1902, on the former federal military reservation from which it takes its name. An earlier memorial to the university's World War I veterans has been preserved within the limestone panels of this memorial, which was commissioned as part of the five-year celebration of the university's centennial anniversary.
HM NumberHM14MH
Year Placed1998
Placed ByFort Hays State University
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 470472 N 4302703
Decimal Degrees38.87268333, -99.34038333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 52.361', W 99° 20.423'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 52' 21.66" N, 99° 20' 25.38" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600 Park St, Hays KS 67601, US
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