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Stillwater in Washington County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Flank Howitzer

Dedicated July 4, 2008

 
 
Civil War Flank Howitzer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2014
1. Civil War Flank Howitzer Marker
Inscription.  

In honor and remembrance of
all Washington County veterans.

This monument was made possible by
the generous donation of the
Margaret Rivers Fund
and other contributors.

 
Erected 2008 by the Margaret Rivers Fund and Others.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 45° 3.123′ N, 92° 48.438′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, Minnesota, in Washington County. Memorial is at the intersection of Pine Street and 3rd Street (County Route 23), on the left when traveling west on Pine Street. Monument is on the former Washington County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Pine Street, Stillwater MN 55082, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers and Sailors Monument (here, next to this marker); Washington County Public Land Donation (within shouting distance of this marker); Minnesota Territory 1849 – 1858 / Washington County Takes Shape
Civil War Flank Howitzer and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2014
2. Civil War Flank Howitzer and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Washington County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Stillwater Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Stillwater High School (within shouting distance of this marker); Smithson Paper Box Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Simonet's Furniture and Carpet Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stillwater.
 
Civil War Flank Howitzer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2014
3. Civil War Flank Howitzer
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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