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Grants Pass in Josephine County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Union Veterans of the Civil War

 
 
Union Veterans of the Civil War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 29, 2014
1. Union Veterans of the Civil War Marker
Inscription.
In Memory Of
Union Veterans
of the
1861 Civil War 1865

 
Erected 1936 by Sons Of Union Veterans Of The Civil War / Daughters Of Union Veterans Of The Civil War.
 
Location. 42° 25.742′ N, 123° 19.755′ W. Marker is in Grants Pass, Oregon, in Josephine County. Marker is on Southeast 7th Street (U.S. 99). Touch for map. War memorial is located in Riverside Park. Marker is in this post office area: Grants Pass OR 97527, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial to Our Fathers (a few steps from this marker); Josephine County Peace Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Riverside Park War Memorial (about 800 feet away); Riverside Park Memorial Flagpole (about 800 feet away); The Perkinsville Ferry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mormon Sugar Beet Factory Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); The First Brick Building in Grants Pass (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Vannoy (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grants Pass.
 
More about this marker. War memorial is missing its flagpole, originally made of wood. Only the rock base and plaque remain. A Civil War memorial
Union Veterans of the Civil War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 29, 2014
2. Union Veterans of the Civil War Marker
drinking fountain is located nearby.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 92 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 11, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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