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Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433
 
Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433 Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Barrera
1. Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433 Marker
 
Inscription. 1923. This tablet is dedicated to Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433, Grand Army of the Republic, by its auxiliary, Gen. Poe Woman's Relief Corps No. 8. "Not for selfish gain or applause, but for honor and the glory of the cause they did that which will never be forgotten."
 
Erected 1923.
 
Location. 42° 20.201′ N, 82° 59.637′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is on Muse Road near Central Way, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker on a granite base, near Picnic Way, Belle Isle, Detroit. Marker is in this post office area: Detroit MI 48207, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grand Army of the Republic (within shouting distance of this marker); Ransom Eli Olds (within shouting distance of this marker); Detroit Spanish American War Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Alpheus S. Williams (approx. 0.4 miles away); SS Edmund Fitzgerald (approx. 0.4 miles away); Perry's Victory (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Siege of Detroit 1763 (approx. 0.9 miles away in Canada); The Battle of Bloody Run (approx. 1.8 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Detroit.
 
Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433 Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Barrera
2. Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433 Marker
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. This page has been viewed 659 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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