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Aberdeen, South Dakota Civil War Memorial

 
 
Aberdeen, South Dakota GAR Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, May 29, 2017
1. Aberdeen, South Dakota GAR Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In memory
of the
soldiers and sailors of
1861—1865.

Erected by
Robert Anderson
W.R.C. No 18.

Mustered Out
"Liberty has been bought with a great price"
"The unselfish workers of our country"
"They are beyond the reach of Honors"
Dedicated May 30, 1905

 
Erected 1905 by Robert Anderson Women's Relief Corps No 18.
 
Location. 45° 26.598′ N, 98° 30.651′ W. Marker is in Aberdeen, South Dakota, in Brown County. Marker can be reached from West Melgaard Road (County Highway 19) 0.2 miles east of U.S. 281. Touch for map. Located in Riverside Memorial Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1726 W Melgaard Rd, Aberdeen SD 57401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Andrew Melgaard (approx. 1 miles away); F.W. Sallet and the Dakota Freie Presse (approx. 1 miles away); GROW! Aberdeen, SD - Absolutely! Aberdeen (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Great Northern Railroad Depot (approx. 1.9 miles away); Aberdeen, South Dakota Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Aberdeen, South Dakota GAR Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, May 29, 2017
2. Aberdeen, South Dakota GAR Civil War Memorial Marker
(approx. 2.3 miles away); Swisher Field (approx. 2.7 miles away); Clark Swisher (approx. 2.7 miles away); Donald S. Reshetar (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aberdeen.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Aberdeen, South Dakota GAR Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, May 29, 2017
3. Aberdeen, South Dakota GAR Civil War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 14, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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