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Hermosa, South Dakota G.A.R. Cannons

 
 
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By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 12, 2017
1. Hermosa, South Dakota G.A.R. Cannons Marker
Inscription.  
These historical cannons stood
in front of Dr. Mudd's cell on the
Dry Tortugas Key West, Fla.
Donated to Wm Stanley Post No. 148
G.A.R-SD by the Government
Oct. 11, 1901

T.L. Monaghan, Adjt.
J.G. Baker, Comdt.
Address by Col. W.V. Lucas

 
Location. 43° 50.357′ N, 103° 12.254′ W. Marker is in Hermosa, South Dakota, in Custer County. Memorial is on West Main Street 0.3 miles west of Heartland Expressway (State Highway 79) when traveling west. These memorial cannons are located at the entrance to the Highland Park cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hermosa SD 57744, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wildlife and Fire (approx. 8.1 miles away); After the Fire (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Galena Fire Chronology (approx. 8.1 miles away); Peter Norbeck (approx. 10.3 miles away); South Dakota Game Fish & Parks (approx. 10.3 miles away); The Buffalo Corrals (approx. 14.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Dr. Samuel Mudd and the Civil War
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By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 12, 2017
2. Hermosa, South Dakota G.A.R. Cannons Marker
. (Submitted on January 21, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
 
Additional keywords. Dr. Samuel Mudd
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Ruth VanSteenwyk, August 12, 2017
3. Hermosa, South Dakota G.A.R. Cannons Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 21, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 21, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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