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Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
March 29, 1909

Presented by the War Dept. To Paul E. Slocum Post No. 85 G.A.R. and by the Post to Monroe Co.

In memory of her Soldiers of 1861-1865.
 
Erected 1909 by Paul E. Slocum Post No. 85 G.A.R.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1915.
 
Location. 39° 10.038′ N, 86° 32.039′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Indiana, in Monroe County. Marker is on West 6th Street west of North Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west. Located on the North/East lawn of the Monroe County Courthouse in Bloomington, Indiana. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomington IN 47404, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monroe County / Bloomington World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Monroe County W.W. II Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Susan B. Anthony Speech (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe County Courthouse
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(within shouting distance of this marker); G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Warren Henegar (within shouting distance of this marker); The Allen Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
 
Full View - - Civil War Memorial Marker - 1864 Cannon image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
2. Full View - - Civil War Memorial Marker - 1864 Cannon
Obverse View - - Civil War Memorial Marker - 1864 Cannon image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
3. Obverse View - - Civil War Memorial Marker - 1864 Cannon
Muzzle of 1864 Cannon image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
4. Muzzle of 1864 Cannon
Seemingly: made by P.I.C. Co. in 1864 - numbered 761 - weight 816 lbs. - S.C.L. Inspector.
Top Marking - - "U S" image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
5. Top Marking - - "U S"
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 882 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 16, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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