Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Spanish-American War Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15, 1898
This figurehead from the battleship "Louisiana" is erected in memory of the soldiers and sailors who served the flag in the Spanish-American War.
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 30° 26.133′ N, 91° 10.141′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Dalrymple Drive and Magnolia Drive, on the right when traveling south on Dalrymple Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70808, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stories of City Park (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic City Park Golf Course (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Battle (approx. half a mile away); Baton Rouge High School (approx. 0.8 miles away); National Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Massachusetts Memorial School For The Deaf (approx. one mile away); Beauregard Town (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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