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Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial

 
 
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
1. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Full photo of the Memorial
Inscription.  
In memory of our
Soldiers and Sailors
1861 - 1865

 
Erected 1906 by McIntyre W.R.C. 27.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
 
Location. 43° 40.964′ N, 92° 58.688′ W. Marker is in Austin, Minnesota, in Mower County. Marker is on 4th Street, on the right when traveling north. This memorial is in the middle of the Oakwood Cemetery - behind the main building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 4th Street NW, Austin MN 55912, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Baudler (within shouting distance of this marker); Hormel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Paramount Theatre (approx. 0.9 miles away); Everyone's Country Estate (approx. 7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Women's Relief Corps. This link is to the current Womens' Relief Corps which traces its roots back to the Civil War organization. (Submitted on September 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
2. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Closeup of text and dedication.
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Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
3. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Closeup of the Soldier at "Parade Rest"
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
4. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Area photo of the WRC Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,330 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.   2, 3, 4. submitted on September 28, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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Aug. 12, 2022