Aurora in Hamilton County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
Memorial to The
1861 - 1865.
died that their
country might live.
Commander in Chief.
The Boys in Blue
Fought the Battles.
[Monument base panels]
For what he was and all he dared,
remember him today.
Dedicated to Liberty and Union,
Now and Forever,
One and Inseparable.
While Virtue, Honor, Love shall flow,
Their deeds and fame
One Country and One Flag.
"Lex regit, Amar Tuentur."
Erected 1906 by Chandler Post G.A.R.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 40° 52.063′ N, 98° 0.151′ W. Marker is in Aurora, Nebraska, in Hamilton County. Memorial is on 12th Street north of L Street, on the right when traveling north. Memorial is in Central Park Square (the county courthouse grounds). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1111 13th Street, Aurora NE 68818, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Monument (here, next to this marker); War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Hamilton County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapman Cemetery GAR Marker (approx. 13 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 391 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on December 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.