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

Spanish-American War Memorial

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

Erected to the memory of the
Soldiers and Sailors
who served in the
War with Spain
1898 - 1902
Presented to Wm. A. Bancroft
Camp No. 16 U.S.W.V.
by
Hon. A. J. Horlick
Mayor of Racine

 
Erected 1909 by A. J. Horlick.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1898.
 
Location. 42° 43.262′ N, 87° 48.648′ W. Marker is in Racine, Wisconsin, in Racine County. Monument is in Mound Cemetery. 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. Joe (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Soldiers of the American Revolution (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mound Cemetery
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); 32nd 'Red Arrow' Infantry Division Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Engine House No. 3 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Racine City Hall (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Racine.
 
Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 8, 2013
2. Spanish-American War Memorial
Looking south
Spanish-American War Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 8, 2013
3. Spanish-American War Memorial Statue
Spanish-American War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 8, 2013
4. Spanish-American War Memorial Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 627 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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