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Near Columbus in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
1. World War II Memorial Plaque
Inscription.  
The citizens of the
Township of Elba
purchased this land
in 1947 as a memorial
to the men and women
who served their country
in World War II.
1995

 
Erected 1995.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made FeaturesWar, World II.
 
Location. 43° 19.715′ N, 88° 57.146′ W. Marker is near Columbus, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Memorial is on State Highway 16 / 60 0.2 miles east of County Road TT, on the right when traveling east. Memorial is at a highway wayside. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: W11289 State Highway 16 / 60, Columbus WI 53925, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Farmers & Merchants Union Bank (approx. 3.3 miles away); Grand Army of the Republic Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Columbus City Hall (approx. 3.3 miles away); Columbus Public Library (approx. 3.3 miles away); Governor James Taylor Lewis / Governor Lewis: Civil War Era
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
2. World War II Memorial
Crawfish River
(approx. 3.6 miles away); Fall River Dam (approx. 6.2 miles away); Lowell Women Firefighters (approx. 6.7 miles away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 10˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
Nearby Historic Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
3. Nearby Historic Bridge
Astico Park
Relocated Ninabuck and Scofield Bridges image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
4. Relocated Ninabuck and Scofield Bridges
N3623 County Road T
Bridge Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
5. Bridge Plaque
State of Wisconsin
Department of Transportation
B-14-186
Built 2006
Scofield Truss 1891
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 31, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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