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 walking distance of this marker. Last Hostile Action by Foreign Troops (approx. half a mile away); Pancho Villa State Park (approx. half a mile away); Pancho Villa’s Raid (approx. half a mile away); a different Pancho Villa State Park (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Citizens Killed / In Memory of Thirteenth Cavalry (approx. 0.6 miles away); United States Custom House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Southern Pacific Railroad Depot (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Aero Squadron Airfield (approx. 0.7 miles away). 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 602 times since then and 23 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.