Appleton in Outagamie County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Bridge
Built by the City of Appleton
as a lasting monument to
the memory of the soldiers
and sailors of the Civil,
Spanish-American and World Wars.
The above plaque dedicated
the original Memorial Drive
Bridge. This monument is
intended to serve as a
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil • War, World I.
Location. 44° 15.103′ N, 88° 24.934′ W. Marker is in Appleton, Wisconsin, in Outagamie County. Marker is on South Memorial Drive (State Highway 47) north of West River Road, on the left when traveling north. Marker is at the northern edge of Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Appleton WI 54915, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry James and Cremora Rogers Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hippolyte Grignon (approx. Outagamie County World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); First Commercially Successful Electric Street Railway (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Edison Hydroelectric System in America (approx. one mile away); Vulcan Street Plant Replica (approx. one mile away); 9-11 Memorial (approx. one mile away); Lawrence University (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Appleton.
Also see . . .
1. Memorial Bridge. Postcard photo of the bridge. (Submitted on September 7, 2011.)
2. Memorial Bridge. Postcard photo of the bridge. (Submitted on September 7, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 7, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 716 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 7, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.