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Red Wing in Goodhue County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Remember the Maine

1898 1902

 
 
Remember the Maine Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2011
1. Remember the Maine Plaque
Inscription.
In Memory of the Soldiers, Sailors and Marines
of the
Spanish American War, who Volunteered in the Cause
of
Freedom, Patriotism, and Humanity.
Dedicated by the
Department of Minnesota Auxiliary
United Spanish War Veterans
June 19, 1943

 
Erected 1943 by Department of Minnesota Auxiliary United Spanish War Veterans.
 
Location. 44° 33.938′ N, 92° 30.851′ W. Marker is in Red Wing, Minnesota, in Goodhue County. Marker is at the intersection of East 7th Street and Skyline Drive, on the left when traveling west on East 7th Street. Click for map. Plaque is attached to an entrance pillar at the Memorial Park / Sorin's Bluff stone entrance gate. Marker is in this post office area: Red Wing MN 55066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The G.A. Carlson Lime Kiln (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barn Bluff (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kiwanis Stairway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mt. La Grange – Barn Bluff (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Colvill
Remember the Maine Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2011
2. Remember the Maine Plaque
[left entrance pillar]
(approx. half a mile away); Geology of Minnesota (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Memorial (approx. one mile away); National Newspaper Association (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Red Wing.
 
Also see . . .  Red Wing's History. (Submitted on February 9, 2012.)
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
Memorial Park Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2011
3. Memorial Park Plaque
[right entrance pillar]

Dedicated to the Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of All Wars The gift of William Lawther and Citizens of Red Wing 1929
Cannon at Park Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, July 22, 2011
4. Cannon at Park Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 886 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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