Columbus in Luna County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #28 Woodrow Wilson series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1916.
Location. 31° 49.163′ N, 107° 38.27′ W. Marker is in Columbus, New Mexico, in Luna County. Marker is on State Road 11 at milepost 2.5, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus NM 88029, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Last Hostile Action by Foreign Troops (approx. half a mile away); Pancho Villa State Park (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Pancho Villa State ParkPancho Villa’s Raid (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Citizens Killed / In Memory of Thirteenth Cavalry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Southern Pacific Railroad Depot (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Aero Squadron Airfield (approx. 0.7 miles away); Presidency Building (approx. 2.6 miles away in Mexico). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 10, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.