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Mattapan in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Boston Spanish American War Memorial

 
 
Boston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 26, 2013
1. Boston Marker
Spanish-American War section of Mount Hope Cemetery
Inscription. Boston-to her sons who served their country in the war with Spain-1898-Not time but achievement makes history
 
Location. 42° 16.983′ N, 71° 6.35′ W. Marker is in Mattapan, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Walk Hill Street (Cemetery entrance). Click for map. The marker is on the grounds of Mount Hope Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Mattapan MA 02126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boston Civil War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sargent's Folly (approx. 1.8 miles away); Anderson Carriage House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Putterham School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 2.5 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Land (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The flags were placed at the gravesite for Memorial Day 2013
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
Boston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 26, 2013
2. Boston Marker
The marker at a distance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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