Marshfield in Wood County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
World War Veterans
1917 — 1919
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 44° 39.701′ N, 90° 10.759′ W. Marker is in Marshfield, Wisconsin, in Wood County. Memorial is on West Park Street west of West 7th Street, on the right when traveling west. Memorial is in Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 206 Park Street, Marshfield WI 54449, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. September 11th Patriots Day (a few steps from this marker); Governor William H. Upham House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Marshfield Post Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tower Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Youth Baseball Donor Recognition Monument (approx. half a mile away); Founder’s Square (approx. half a mile away); Eli Winch House (approx. half a mile away); Columbia Park Band Shell (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marshfield.
Also see . . . The City of Marshfield. Veterans Park. "This area was deeded to the city on January 11, 1909, by George C Beach for public park purposes. At one time it was known as Doege Park. The present name, 'Veterans Park,' was chosen Sept. 7, 1928, as a living memorial to the soldiers who fought and died in World War I." (Submitted on July 13, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 366 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on July 13, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.