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Crawfordsville in Montgomery County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Spanish American War Memorial

Crawfordsville - Montgomery County Indiana

 
 
Spanish American War Memorial Entrance & Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
1. Spanish American War Memorial Entrance & Obelisk
Inscription.
(Left Side - Entry)
(Small Stone)
April 26, 1898
(Large Stone)
Remember the Maine Destroyed Feb. 15, 1898
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(Right Side - Entry)
(Small Stone)
July 4, 1902
(Large Stone)
To All Montgomery County Veterans of the War with Spain
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(Front of Obelisk)
Co. M. 158th Ind. Vol. Inf. War with Spain

(Right of Obelisk)
Charles O. Wilhite Captain

(Left of Obelisk)
Capt. Martin V. Wert Our Grand Old Man

(Back of Obelisk)
Isaac C. Elston, Jr. 1st Lieutenant
George S. Harvey 2nd Lieutenant
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(Marker by Flag Pole)
Restored by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1431 and Fathers Auxiliary Crawfordsville

Rededicated July 4, 1989
 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1431 and Fathers Auxiliary Crawfordsville (Rededicated).
 
Location. 40° 1.897′ N, 86° 53.344′ W. Marker is in Crawfordsville, Indiana, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Joe Allen Parkway east of Mill Street
Entry - - Spanish American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
2. Entry - - Spanish American War Memorial
, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crawfordsville IN 47933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elston Memorial Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); Major General Lew Wallace (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lane Place (approx. mile away); The Elston Homestead (approx. mile away); Saint John's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Wabash Avenue Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Crawfordsville (Indiana) Carnegie Library (approx. 0.8 miles away); Federal Land Office (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Crawfordsville.
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, Spanish-American
 
Entry View of Memorial / Flag Pole image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
3. Entry View of Memorial / Flag Pole
Left Side of Entry to Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
4. Left Side of Entry to Memorial
Right Side of  Memorial Entry image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
5. Right Side of Memorial Entry
Panel on Left Entry Side image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
6. Panel on Left Entry Side
Panel on Right Side of Entry image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
7. Panel on Right Side of Entry
Front Panel on Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
8. Front Panel on Obelisk
Panel on Right Side of Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
9. Panel on Right Side of Obelisk
Left Panel on Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
10. Left Panel on Obelisk
Panel on Back Side of Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
11. Panel on Back Side of Obelisk
Front View of Obelisk from Joe Allen Parkway image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
12. Front View of Obelisk from Joe Allen Parkway
Front and Right Side View of Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
13. Front and Right Side View of Obelisk
Right Side View of Obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
14. Right Side View of Obelisk
Restored & Rededication -  Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
15. Restored & Rededication - Stone Marker
 
 
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