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Warsaw in Kosciusko County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial

 
 
Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
1. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial
Inscription.  These guns were donated by the government to Posts 114 & 442 G.A.R. and by them presented to Kosciusko County, to be dedicated as a monument to the Union soldiers of 1861-65.

Dedicated Oct. 1897

These guns during the War of the Rebellion, commanded the defenses at Port Royal N.C.
 
Erected 1897 by G.A.R. Posts 114 and 442.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1897.
 
Location. 41° 14.296′ N, 85° 51.412′ W. Marker is in Warsaw, Indiana, in Kosciusko County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street and Buffalo Street, on the right when traveling west on Center Street. Monument is on southeast grounds of county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warsaw IN 46580, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kosciusko County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); M3A3 Stuart Tank (about 300 feet
Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
2. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial Dedication
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away); Indiana’s Glacier Lakes (about 400 feet away); Methodism in Warsaw (about 600 feet away); Kosciusko County Jail (about 800 feet away); Site of Cowen Grove Seminary (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Lincoln Highway (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warsaw.
 
Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial G.A.R. Emblem image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
3. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial G.A.R. Emblem
Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial Guns Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
4. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial Guns Marker
Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial Cannon Replica image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
5. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial Cannon Replica
This is a replica of the original guns taken from this base for munitions metal in the Second World War
Reunion - Sept. 1 & 2, 1890 <br> 74th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: David & Kathy Workman, 1890
6. Reunion - Sept. 1 & 2, 1890
74th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers
Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
7. Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial
County courthouse in background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,862 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   6. submitted on June 7, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.   7. submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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Jun. 29, 2022