Memorial Park - Fulton, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 50.601 W 091° 56.949
15S E 591196 N 4299917
Quick Description: Marker at the cover bridge about the park.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 9/13/2018 5:47:35 AM
Waymark Code: WMZ5GQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods
Views: 2

Long Description:

County of marker: Callaway County
Location of marker: Memorial Park, covered bridge on the Stinson Trail, Fulton
Erected by: Horseman Club, Fulton Stream Team, The City of Fulton

Marker Text:

Memorial Park
On September 18, 1918, Callaway County Commissioners met with St. Louis Park Development architect Robert C. Duncan to review the Soldiers' Memorial Park proposal. The park was designed as a memorial to Callaway County soldiers from all wars. Shown above in the original plan for the park, which was to include an amphitheater, gazebo and a trail along Stinson Creek.

History of Mark:
The statement above is not accurate, see text of original dedication

Text:

MEMORIAL PARK
Dedicated in 1922 to the soldiers, sailors, & Marines of Callaway CO. who served their county in the World War of 1917-1918 and whose names now appear on bronze tables in the Callaway CO. court House.



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