Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
To Commemorate the Gallantry of
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the officers and enlisted men
of the thirteenth regiment U.S. Infantry
in the campaign against Santiago de Cuba.
First at San Juan Hill, July 1st 1898
as they were at Vicksburg in 1863
Erected by the Citizens of Buffalo 1899
Re-erected by the Buffalo Historical Society 1958
Erected 1899 by Citizens of Buffalo, Buffalo Historical Society.
Location. 42° 56.148′ N, 78° 52.571′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Nottingham Terrace and Museum Court, on the right when traveling east on Nottingham Terrace. Click for map. Memorial is at the Buffalo History Museum. The plaque faces Nottingham Terrace, fixed to a large stone. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Museum Court, Buffalo NY 14216, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Highlights of Buffalo History (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pan-American Exposition (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Scajaquada Creek (about 600 feet away); a different Pan-American Exposition (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buffalo's Olmsted Parks (approx. 0.2 miles away); President McKinley (approx. ¼ mile away); Albert James Myer, M.D. (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ebenezer Walden (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo.
Also see . . . The Buffalo History Museum. (Submitted on January 18, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil •
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