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Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial

 
 
Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
1. Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.

In memory of the
Heroes of 1861-65
who lie in unknown graves
on Southern battle fields.
Sleep on brave boys though
your graves are unmarked
You are not forgotten

Dedicated May 30, 1908

 
Erected 1908 by Amiel Whipple Womens Relief Corps No. 209.
 
Location. 40° 56.797′ N, 98° 22.659′ W. Marker is in Grand Island, Nebraska, in Hall County. Marker is on Capital Avenue near Webb Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Memorial is in the Nebraska Veterans Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Grand Island NE 68803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hall County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); 6th Bomb Group (approx. one mile away); Martin Building (approx. 2.4 miles away); Pioneer Park (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Lincoln Memorial Highway (approx. 2.4 miles away); Grand Island Public School Bell (approx. 2.4 miles away); Federal Building (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Grand Island.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
2. Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial
Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
3. Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial
Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
4. Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial
Looking NNE
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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