Leavenworth County War Memorial

Leavenworth County War Memorial (HM19IO)

Location: Leavenworth, KS 66048 Leavenworth County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 18.86', W 94° 54.73'

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In Memoriam

The Doughboy statue was first erected at Victory Junction in 1921 in memory of the members of the military who died in World War I. It was dedicated November 11, 1928.

In 1941 the statue was moved to its present location. Extensive deterioration of the figure was repaired, and our gratitude is owed to the Vietnam Veterans Chapter 75 for their help in the restoration. On July 4, 1985 it was rededicated to the memory of the military who died in all wars, especially those of World War I, World War II, the Korean and Vietnam Wars.

Plaque erected July 4, 1985

Disabled American Veterans
Chapter 7
Leavenworth, Kansas
Recognition for the Refurbishing
of the Leavenworth County
Spirit of American Doughboy
August 2001

HM NumberHM19IO
Year Placed1985
Placed ByLeavenworth County Board of Commissioners
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 6:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 335151 N 4353402
Decimal Degrees39.31433333, -94.91216667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 18.86', W 94° 54.73'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 18' 51.60" N, 94° 54' 43.80" W
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Area Code(s)913
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300 Walnut St, Leavenworth KS 66048, US
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