Purple Heart Memorial

Purple Heart Memorial (HMTIJ)

Location: Junction City, KS 66441 Geary County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 1.649', W 96° 49.796'

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Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars

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My stone is red for the blood they shed. the medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.

Base
We few, we happy few. We band of brothers. For he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall always be my brother.

Plaque on back
This Purple Heart Monument was made possible by the efforts of: Commander George Enezyme Smith, Jr · Sr-Vice Commander Douglas R. Teener · Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter 780 · American Legion Auxiliary Unit 45 · Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladies Auxiliary 830 · BPOE Ladies Auxiliary Lodge 1037 · Glenn and Dixie Rahorst · Central National Bank · Kolling Pharmacy
This monument was dedicated 7 August 2010
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HM NumberHMTIJ
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Year Placed2010
Placed ByChapter 780, Military Order of the Purple Heart
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 10:38am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 687846 N 4322067
Decimal Degrees39.02748333, -96.82993333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 1.649', W 96° 49.796'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 1' 38.94" N, 96° 49' 47.76" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 W 5th St, Junction City KS 66441, US
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