Aurora in Hamilton County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
Memorial to The
1861 - 1865.
died that their
country might live.
Commander in Chief.
The Boys in Blue
Fought the Battles.
[Monument base panels]
For what he was and all he dared,
remember him today.
Dedicated to Liberty and Union,
Now and Forever,
One and Inseparable.
While Virtue, Honor, Love shall flow,
Their deeds and fame
shall brighter grow.
One Country and One Flag.
"Lex regit, Amar Tuentur."
Location. 40° 52.063′ N, 98° 0.151′ W. Marker is in Aurora, Nebraska, in Hamilton County. Marker is on 12th Street north of L Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Memorial is in Central Park Square (the county courthouse grounds). Marker is at or near this postal address: 1111 13th Street, Aurora NE 68818, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Monument (here, next to this marker); War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Hamilton County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapman Cemetery GAR Marker (approx. 13 miles away).
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
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