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Kenosha in Kenosha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2013
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In honor of the brave men
of Kenosha County, who
victoriously defended the
Union on land and sea
during the War of the
Great Rebellion.
1861 - 1865.

 
Location. 42° 34.875′ N, 87° 49.173′ W. Marker is in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in Kenosha County. Marker is on 59th Place west of 7th Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Monument is on the north grounds of Library Park. Marker is in this post office area: Kenosha WI 53143, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Capt. David Leet and S Sgt. James Van Bendegom (within shouting distance of this marker); Gilbert M. Simmons Memorial Library (within shouting distance of this marker); First Congregational Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Matthew’s Church (about 300 feet away); Reuben Deming (about 500 feet away); The First Church in Kenosha (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of Orson Welles (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of the First Free School (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Kenosha.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2013
2. Civil War Memorial
Civil War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 7, 2013
3. Civil War Memorial Detail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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