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Grand Army of the Republic

 
 
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By Al Barrera
1. Grand Army of the Republic Marker
Inscription.  There are now forty-eight reasons why we will always remember the Grand Army of the Republic.

Erected by Department of Michigan, Woman's Relief Corps, auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic. Dedicated November, 1948.
 
Erected 1948 by Woman's Relief Corps, auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic.
 
Location. 42° 20.186′ N, 82° 59.633′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is on Muse Road near Central Way, on the right when traveling north. Civil War soldier, at Central and Muse roads, Belle Isle Park, Detroit. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Belle Isle Park, Detroit MI 48207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. O. M. Poe Post No. 433 (within shouting distance of this marker); Ransom Eli Olds (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Detroit Spanish American War Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Alpheus S. Williams (approx. 0.4 miles away); S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald
Grand Army of the Republic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Barrera
2. Grand Army of the Republic Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Perry's Victory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Police Radio Dispatch (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
 
More about this marker. The sculptor was Angelo Zirolo of Wyandotte
 
Categories. War, US CivilWomen
 
Grand Army of the Republic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Barrera
3. Grand Army of the Republic Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. This page has been viewed 1,107 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 20, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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