Kenosha in Kenosha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Simmons Island Park
Donated in 1917
This park is a perpetual memorial to Kenosha's public spirited citizens and as years go by a lasting source of pleasure to Kenosha men women and children.
Erected in memory of
Public Benefactor and Civic Leader
Erected 1935 by City of Kenosha.
Location. 42° 35.457′ N, 87° 48.89′ W. Marker is in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in Kenosha County. Marker is on Simmons Island Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Monument is west opposite the Simmons Island Bath House. Marker is in this post office area: Kenosha WI 53140, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simmon's [sic] Island Beach House (within shouting distance of this marker); Southport-Kenosha (within shouting distance of this marker); Kenosha (Southport) Lighthouse (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Remember Pearl Harbor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Naval Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); War Memorial The United States Marine Corps (approx. 0.3 miles away); Operations Desert Shield / Storm Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kenosha.
Also see . . . Simmons Island Park Master Plan (2011). (Submitted on September 8, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Entertainment •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 18 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.