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Hopkins in Allegan County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

U.S.S. Maine Memorial

 
 
U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 30, 2014
1. U.S.S. Maine Memorial Marker
The shield is inscribed with the words Patriotism and Devotion
Inscription.  

In Memoriam

U.S.S. Maine
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898

This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American. In addition, it is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques series list.
 
Location. 42° 37.433′ N, 85° 45.675′ W. Marker is in Hopkins, Michigan, in Allegan County. Memorial is at the intersection of E. Main Street and Clark Street, on the right when traveling east on E. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hopkins MI 49328, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to the Village of Hopkins (within shouting distance of this marker); Hopkins Township Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Early History of Shelbyville (approx. 6.8 miles away); Henika Ladies Library (approx. 6.9 miles away); Welcome to Wayland (approx. 6.9 miles away); James E. Mahan Park
U.S.S. Maine Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 30, 2014
2. U.S.S. Maine Memorial
View to south
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(approx. 8.1 miles away); Allegan County (approx. 8.1 miles away); Allegan Civil War Monument (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopkins.
 
U.S.S. Maine Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 30, 2014
3. U.S.S. Maine Memorial
View to west along E. Main Street
U.S.S. Maine Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 30, 2014
4. U.S.S. Maine Memorial
View to east along E. Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 20, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 20, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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