Mishawaka in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Sisters of the Holy Cross
Civil War Nurses
Erected 1965 by Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission. (Marker Number 71.1965.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 41° 42.458′ N, 86° 10.337′ W. Marker is in Mishawaka, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker is on Holy Cross Parkway south of East Douglas Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located next to the main driveway into the Mishawaka Campus of the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5215 Holy Cross Parkway, Mishawaka IN 46545, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sisters of the Holy Cross Marker Relocation (here, next to this marker); Historic Cross Relocation (here, next to this marker); Mother Angela Gillespie, C.S.C. (a few steps from this marker); Normain Heights Subdivision (approx. 1.9 miles away); Michael A. Berticelli (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mishawaka.
More about this marker. This marker was previously located in nearby South Bend at the intersection of E. Madison Street and N. Notre Dame Avenue (41° 40.85′ N, 86° 14.313′ W). In 2009 St. Joseph Regional Medical Center relocated to Mishawaka, and the former medical center in South Bend was demolished to make room for the new St. Joseph High School. The marker was relocated to the Mishawaka campus of St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in September 2013. See the HMDB record for the Sisters of the Holy Cross Marker Relocation marker for more information on the marker's relocation from South Bend to Mishawaka.
Also see . . .
1. Commission of U.S. Navy's First Hospital Ship. Drawing and history of the hospital ship Red Rover
2. IHB Review of Marker. The Indiana Historical Bureau in 2013 prepared a Marker Text Review Report reviewing the accuracy and relevancy of the marker.
Categories. • Military • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,510 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 3. submitted on September 23, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 14, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.