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Little Rock in Pulaski County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

United Spanish War Veterans Tribute

The Boy's of 1898

 
 
United Spanish War Veterans Tribute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
1. United Spanish War Veterans Tribute Marker
Inscription.  
A Tribute to the
United Spanish War Veterans
The Boy's of 1898
The Only 100% Volunteer Army
of the United States

 
Erected 1936 by Arkansas Department Auxilliary United Spanish War Veterans Seventh Annual Convention.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American.
 
Location. 34° 44.27′ N, 92° 15.905′ W. Marker is in Little Rock, Arkansas, in Pulaski County. Memorial can be reached from East 9th Street. Located behind the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 East 9th Street, Little Rock AR 72202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Camden Expedition (a few steps from this marker); The Little Rock Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker); The Arsenal Crisis (within shouting distance of this marker); Douglas MacArthur (within shouting distance of this marker); Roosevelt Visits Little Rock (within shouting distance of this marker);
Veterans Tribute on right with the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History in background. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
2. Veterans Tribute on right with the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History in background.
In Memory of United Spanish War Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); MacArthur Park World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 206th Coast Artillery (Anti-Aircraft) Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Little Rock.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the United Spanish War Veterans. The United Spanish War Veterans existed until 1992, when the last member, Nathan E. Cook, died one month before his 107th birthday. (Submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 113 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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