Grand Island in Hall County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War and Spanish-American War Memorial
defenders of our country
1861-1865 — 1898-1900
Committee of Lyon Post No. 11
G. C. Humphrey
C. B. Norris
G. F. Ryan
Erected 1913 by City of Grand Island and Lyon Post No. 11, G.A.R.
Topics and series. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques series list.
Location. 40° 55.396′ N, 98° 20.374′ W. Marker is in Grand Island, Nebraska, in Hall County. Marker is on Locust Street near 1st Street (U.S. 30), on the left when traveling south. Monument is on the county courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 West 1st Street, Grand Island NE 68801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort O. K. Cannon (here, next to this marker); Hall County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Yancey (about 500 feet away, measured Federal Building (about 500 feet away); Old Dodge School (about 600 feet away); Martin Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lincoln Memorial Highway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Grand Island Public School Bell (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Island.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 687 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on March 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.