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Allen in Hillsdale County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Allen Civil War Monument

 
 
Allen Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Duane Hall, May 17, 2013
1. Allen Civil War Monument Marker
Inscription.

Forty two years
after the surrender
at Appomattox, this
monument is dedicated
to the memory of
heroic men who
imperilled their lives
for the preservation
of the Union

Erected by a comrade
who, by the fortunes
of war, was permitted
to return home and
enjoy the blessings
of peace
May 30, 1907

 
Erected 1907 by Charles W. Lake.
 
Location. 41° 57.362′ N, 84° 45.66′ W. Marker is in Allen, Michigan, in Hillsdale County. Marker is on Cemetery Drive 0.1 miles south of East Chicago Road (U.S. 12), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in the Allen Township Cemetery and is visible from Cemetery Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Allen MI 49227, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Moses Allen (approx. half a mile away); Allens' Own Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. half a mile away); Grosvenor House (approx. 5.5 miles away); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 5.5 miles away); Congregational Church of Litchfield
Allen Civil War Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Duane Hall, May 17, 2013
2. Allen Civil War Monument
(approx. 6.2 miles away); Quincy Public Library (approx. 6.4 miles away); Hillsdale College (approx. 6.7 miles away); College Baptist Church (approx. 6.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Allen.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Allen Civil War Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Duane Hall, May 17, 2013
3. Allen Civil War Monument
Allen Civil War Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Duane Hall, May 17, 2013
4. Allen Civil War Monument Marker
Tablet placed on the rear panel of the monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 370 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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