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Monroe in Monroe County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench

 
 
Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 29, 2020
1. Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench Marker
Inscription.  The Michigan and Kentucky Societies of the War of 1812 dedicate this memorial bench to those who served their country at the battles of the River Raisin, January 18th and 22nd. 1813
 
Erected by The Michigan and Kentucky Societies of the War of 1812.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War of 1812.
 
Location. 41° 54.683′ N, 83° 22.583′ W. Marker is in Monroe, Michigan, in Monroe County. Memorial is on E. Elm Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monroe MI 48162, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battles of the River Raisin (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench (within shouting distance of this marker); Artillery January 22, 1813 (within shouting distance of this marker); The 2nd Battle of the River Raisin (within shouting distance
Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 29, 2020
2. Battle of the River Raisin Memorial Bench Marker
of this marker); a different marker also named The 2nd Battle of the River Raisin (within shouting distance of this marker); The 1st Battle of the River Raisin (within shouting distance of this marker); After the Battle (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monroe.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 25, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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