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Oshkosh in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

G.A.R. Memorial

 
 
G.A.R. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 21, 2010
1. G.A.R. Memorial
Inscription.
G.A.R.

To Our
Dead
Comrades

 
Erected 1894.
 
Location. 44° 2.574′ N, 88° 33.954′ W. Marker is in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker can be reached from Algoma Boulevard (U.S. 45) near Columbia Avenue. Click for map. Memorial is in Riverside Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1901 Algoma Boulevard, Oshkosh WI 54901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Knaggs Ferry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Soldier and Sailor Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rainbow Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Spanish–American War Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Coles Bashford House (approx. ĺ mile away but has been reported missing); Elizabeth Batchelder Davis Childrenís Home (approx. ĺ mile away); Edgar Sawyer House (approx. ĺ mile away); The 32d Red Arrow Division (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oshkosh.
 
Also see . . .  Oshkosh Landmarks Commission. National Register of Historic Places Continuation Sheet. "The G.A.R. Memorial consists of a stone statue of a soldier standing on a polished stone pedestal,
G.A.R. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 21, 2010
2. G.A.R. Memorial
Dedicated October 6, 1894
set on a rock-faced stone base." (Submitted on February 14, 2011.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Nearby Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 21, 2010
3. Nearby Memorial
In loving tribute
to all Union Veterans who
so loyally served God and
their Country in the Great
Conflict - 1861 - 1865

Erected by
Clara Barton Tent No. 3.
Daughters of Union Veterans
of the Civil War.

1930
Veterans Memorials image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 21, 2010
4. Veterans Memorials
Grand Army of the Republic Veteranís Plot image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 21, 2010
5. Grand Army of the Republic Veteranís Plot
Riverside Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 21, 2010
6. Riverside Cemetery
Wisconsin and National Register of Historic Places #03000578
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 541 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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