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Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Spanish American War Monument

 
 
Spanish American War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, September 14, 2011
1. Spanish American War Monument
Inscription. "You triumphed over obstacles which would have overcome men less brave and determined."
President Mc Kinley



458,151
Erected in Honor of The Veterans of the Spanish~American War
 
Erected 1941 by The Department of Kentucky United Spanish War Veterans and Auxillary.
 
Location. 37° 4.992′ N, 88° 35.988′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is on Washington Street just east of 7th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paducah KY 42003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Old Judge Priest" (here, next to this marker); Visitors Coming to Paducah (a few steps from this marker); McCracken County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Proudly Dedicated to the Kentuckians (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tilghman House (about 600 feet away); Tilghman Home (about 600 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 600 feet away); Dolly McNutt Plaza (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Paducah.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 86 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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