Major General Frederick Funston

Major General Frederick Funston (HM1KQA)

Location: Iola, KS 66749 Allen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 55.301', W 95° 24.339'

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September 11, 1865 - February 19, 1917

Frederick 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.
For more information about General Funston, please visit the Allen County Historical Society.
Year Placed2014
Placed ByIola CITF/PRIDE
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Date Added Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 6:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 288550 N 4199854
Decimal Degrees37.92168333, -95.40565000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 55.301', W 95° 24.339'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 55' 18.06" N, 95° 24' 20.34" W
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Area Code(s)620
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 118-198 S Washington St, Iola KS 66749, US
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