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Iwo Jima Memorial


Interesting facts about the Iwo Jima Memorial:

  • Silhouette of Iwo Jima Memorial

  • Located at I-70 Exit 128

  • Originally located on site of Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery to promote WaKeeney as location for new cemetery

  • Designed and built by local volunteers and veterans with donations of cash and labor

  • Silhouette moved to present location before ground-breaking ceremony for new cemetery

  • Formal dedication held on November 9, 2007, by American Legion Moore Post #197

Contact Us

I-70 Exit 128
PO Box 275
WaKeeney, KS 67672

(785) 743-8325

Toll Free:
(877) 962-7248