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Racine in Racine County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 8, 2013
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

This cannon was given to the City of Racine by Henry S. Durand in memory of the 2,200 citizens who fought and those who died for the Union cause during the Civil War

Rededicated by the citizens of Racine on Memorial Day, 2001

 
Erected 2001 by Citizens of Racine.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 2001.
 
Location. 42° 43.151′ N, 87° 48.942′ W. Marker is in Racine, Wisconsin, in Racine County. Marker and cannon are in Mound Cemetery, near the office. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1147 West Boulevard, Racine WI 53403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mound Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Soldiers of the American Revolution (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joe (approx. 0.2 miles away);
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Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); 32nd 'Red Arrow' Infantry Division Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Engine House No. 3 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Racine City Hall (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Racine.
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 8, 2013
2. Civil War Memorial
At right distance
Civil War Memorial Cannon image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 8, 2013
3. Civil War Memorial Cannon
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 660 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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