New Ulm in Brown County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Lest We Forget
In October, 1977, these five-inch naval cannon barrels, similar to those erected in 1914, were placed here to serve again as a memorial to all men and women of Brown County who served the nation with sacrifice and valor in time of armed conflict.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1977.
Location. 44° 18.67′ N, 94° 27.694′ W. Marker is in New Ulm, Minnesota, in Brown County. Memorial is on South State Street south of Center Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14 South State Street, New Ulm MN 56073, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brown County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Pioneers of Brown County Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Brown County Roebbecke Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Defenders State Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Lind Home (about 400 feet away); Turner Hall (about 400 feet away); Guardians of the Past (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Ulm.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 627 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 23, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.