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Niles in Berrien County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

U.S.S. Maine Memorial

 
 
U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, September 6, 2013
1. U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker
The shield is inscribed with the words Patriotism and Devotion
Inscription.

In Memoriam

U.S.S. Maine
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898

This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
 
Location. 41° 49.782′ N, 86° 15.213′ W. Marker is in Niles, Michigan, in Berrien County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of E. Main Street and N. 5th Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in the front yard of the Chapin House and the Niles History Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 508 E. Main Street, Niles MI 49120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Chapin House / Henry Austin Chapin (a few steps from this marker); Four Flags Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wesley United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away); Second Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ferry Street School (approx. 0.2 miles away); John B. Reddick Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); PA-WA-TING (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Niles.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, September 6, 2013
2. U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker
Located in front of the historic Chapin House
U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, September 6, 2013
3. U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker
View to the west along Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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