Springfield in Greene County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Revolutionary War Memorial
Springfield National Cemetery
During the Revolutionary War, almost 232,000 patriots served in the Continental Army with over 164,000 more serving in the militia many more also served in civilian positions. This marker is to commemorate all those patriots who served our nation during that war. Thousands gave their lines, and all sacrificed so that we may live free we must never forget them.
Erected in 1999 by the Ozark Mountain Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution and the Rachel Donelson Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
Erected 1999 by Ozark Mountain Chapter & Rachel Donelson Chapter, Sons & Daughters of The American Revolution.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1999.
Location. 37° 10.45′ N, 93° 15.833′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Missouri, in Greene County. Memorial is at the intersection of E. Seminole Street and Waverly Avenue, on the right when traveling east on E. Seminole Street. Located in the Springfield National Cemetery. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A National Cemetery System (here, next to this marker); Springfield National Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Remember Pearl Harbor (a few steps from this marker); Missouri Soldiers Memorial C.S.A (within shouting distance of this marker); American Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Pearl Harbor Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 10, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 28 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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