September 11, 1865 - February 19, 1917Frederick Funston was born in Ohio and moved to Kansas with his parents in the spring of 1868 at the age of 2. Nicknamed "Fearless Freddy," he was of slight build - be sure to check out the life size statue in front of the Funston Home and Museum Complex. He had a long career in the military, beginning with the 20th Kansas Volunteer Infantry in 1898.
|Placed By||Iola CITF/PRIDE|
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|Date Added||Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 6:06pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 288550 N 4199854|
|Decimal Degrees||37.92168333, -95.40565000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 55.301', W 95° 24.339'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 55' 18.06" N, 95° 24' 20.34" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 118-198 S Washington St, Iola KS 66749, US|
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