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Photo Gallery

Museum ~ Exhibits ~ Ft.Wallace Cemetery
Historical Photos

A cenotaph erected by members of the 7th Cavalry Several graves have "Unknown" instead of names, dates, and facts John German Family Gravestone
(John and Liddia;  Joanna, Rebecca, Stephen)
Two civilian scouts (A.L. Grover and Thomas O'Donnell)  are buried in the Fort Wallace Cemetery. Two long rows of wooden grave markers sit on the civilian side of the cemetery.  All military graves were reinstated to Leavenworth in 1885. Sometimes justice comes only after death. John Ranch (left) is buried next to the man who murdered him, John Langford (right). Langford was killed by a vigilance committee shortly after he killed Ranch.



Fort Wallace Museum
2655 Highway 40
Wallace, KS 67761
(785) 891-3564
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Winter hours: Thurs., Fri., Sat.   Nov. through the 2nd Sunday of March
10am-4pm Mountain Time

Summer hours:  2nd Sunday of March through October 31
9am-5 pm Monday-Saturday and 1-5 pm Sunday Mountain Time