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Bangor in Penobscot County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Spanish-American War Memorial

 
 
Spanish-American War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2017
1. Spanish-American War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

To the memory of
the Soldiers and Sailors
of
the Spanish-American War
1898
—————————
Shield and Scrolls
recovered from wreckage
of U.S.S. Maine
Blown up Havana Harbor, Cuba
February 15, A.D. 1898

 
Erected 1922 by the City of Bangor.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
 
Location. 44° 47.844′ N, 68° 46.43′ W. Marker is in Bangor, Maine, in Penobscot County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 202) and Cedar Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Davenport Park, Bangor ME 04401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bangor Victory Platoon (a few steps from this marker); Spanish Bronze Cannon (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Place of Meeting (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel de Champlain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Saltonstall's Naval Fleet Gun (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hannibal Hamlin
Spanish-American War Memorial and U.S.S. Maine Shield and Scrolls image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2017
2. Spanish-American War Memorial and U.S.S. Maine Shield and Scrolls
(approx. 0.4 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Norumbega Parkway (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bangor.
 
Also see . . .
1. U.S.S. Maine Explodes. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. USS Maine. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. USS Maine Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-AmericanWaterways & Vessels
 
Spanish-American War Memorial and U.S.S. Maine Shield and Scrolls image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2017
3. Spanish-American War Memorial and U.S.S. Maine Shield and Scrolls
Veterans Memorial Bench near the Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2017
4. Veterans Memorial Bench near the Spanish-American War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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