Manchester in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Manchester Spanish-American War Memorial
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American.
Location. 42° 59.483′ N, 71° 27.352′ W. Marker is in Manchester, New Hampshire, in Hillsborough County. Memorial is on Amherst Street. Located on Bronstein Park, bounded by Amherst Street, Beech Street, Hanover Street and Union Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manchester NH 03104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Manchester NH Iwo Jima/Rene Gagnon Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Manchester NH Victory Park War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Manchester NH General Pulaski Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Ash Street School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manchester NH War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manchester NH Civil War Memorial Christos Kalivas (approx. 0.4 miles away); City Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manchester.
More about this memorial. Although this small park is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Ben Richard Bronstein, Lieutenant in the Naval Medical Corps, New Hampshire's first Naval Officer to die in WWII, the monument to Spanish-American veterans is the largest monument here.
The memorial is a life-size stature of a soldier standing with rifle in hand, mounted on a granite plinth with the two plaques attached.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2017. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2014, by Larry Wilson of Wareham, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 481 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on February 18, 2017, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 23, 2014, by Larry Wilson of Wareham, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.