Neenah in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Civil War Veterans Memorial
In memory of
who served in the
1861 – 1865
C.B. Clark Circle
Ladies of the Grand
Army of the Republic
Erected 1932 by C.B. Clark Circle Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic.
Topics and series. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the The Grand Army of the Republic series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. 44° 11.135′ N, 88° 26.522′ W. Marker is in Neenah, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker is on Lakeshore Avenue, 0.2 miles north of Wheeler Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is near the shore of Lake Winnebago at the Fox River in Kimberly Point Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Neenah WI 54956, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kimberly Point Park (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Council Tree (about 300 feet away, The Intersection of Past, Present, and Future (about 400 feet away); Grand Loggery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Effigy Mounds (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jean Nicolet Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Menasha’s Isle of Valor (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Neenah.
More about this memorial. Charles B. Clark was an officer in the 21st Wisconsin Infantry, Company I, of Neenah.
Also see . . . City of Neenah. Heritage. "In 1929, Mrs. Helen Kimberly Stuart (of Kimberly-Clark fame, makers of Kleenex brand tissue) donated land to the city of Neenah which was named Kimberly Point Park." (Submitted on August 7, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,347 times since then and 156 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 7, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.