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Town of Rhine in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Town of Rhine Memorial Park Monument

 
 
Town of Rhine Memorial Park Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul Fehrenbach, September 5, 2013
1. Town of Rhine Memorial Park Monument Marker
Inscription.  In April 1867 the citizens of this township approved funds to erect this monument to their Civil War dead. It was dedicated July 4, 1868. 115 men from the Town of Rhine volunteered to serve their country in this great war. 23 never returned. Their names, rank, and the battle in which they lost their life, are inscribed on this monument.
 
Erected 1974 by Wisconsin Council for Local History. (Marker Number 114.)
 
Topics. This historical marker and monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1867.
 
Location. 43° 50.867′ N, 87° 57.668′ W. Marker is in Town of Rhine, Wisconsin, in Sheboygan County. Marker is at the intersection of Rhine Road and County Route FF, on the right when traveling north on Rhine Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkhart Lake WI 53020, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Rhine Civil War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Wacker's Wend (approx.
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3 miles away); Site of the Bank of Elkhart Lake (approx. 3 miles away); Elkhart Lake Road Race Circuits (approx. 3 miles away); 1951–52 Start/Finish (approx. 3 miles away); The Lake Street Walkway (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Hard Left (approx. 3.1 miles away).
 
More about this monument. Marker is Wisconsin Registered Landmark No. 114
 
Looking north along Rhine Road image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul Fehrenbach, September 5, 2013
2. Looking north along Rhine Road
Town of Rhine Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul Fehrenbach, September 5, 2013
3. Town of Rhine Memorial Park
Town of Rhine Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul Fehrenbach, September 5, 2013
4. Town of Rhine Civil War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2013, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 412 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 17, 2013, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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