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Tierra Verde in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Spanish American War Memorial

 
 
Spanish American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, February 4, 2015
1. Spanish American War Memorial
Inscription.  
May 11, 1963
This park is gratefully dedicated
in memory of the
American Patriots
who served their country during the
Spanish American War
1898

 
Erected 1963.
 
Location. 27° 36.933′ N, 82° 44.14′ W. Marker is in Tierra Verde, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker can be reached from Anderson Boulevard (State Highway 679) 1˝ miles west of Pinellas Bayway South, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Memorial is located within Fort De Soto Park, just north of the Gulf Fishing Pier parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3500 Pinellas Bayway South, Saint Petersburg FL 33715, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort De Soto Batteries and Military Post (here, next to this marker); 12-inch Seacoast Mortar: Model 1890-M1 (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Cannons from Egmont Key (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort De Soto Quartermaster Storehouse Museum
Spanish American War Memorial (<i>marker visible a base of flag pole</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, February 4, 2015
2. Spanish American War Memorial (marker visible a base of flag pole)
(about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tierra Verde Mound (approx. 3.8 miles away); Zephaniah Phillips' Homestead Site (approx. 5 miles away); "Pass-A-Grille" (approx. 5.1 miles away); Passage Key (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tierra Verde.
 
Also see . . .  Fort De Soto, Florida. Fort De Soto was a coastal defense post on Mullet Key in Tampa Bay, Florida built during the Spanish-American War. (Submitted on April 8, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 8, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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