Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Albany in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Spanish-American War Memorial

 
 
Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. Spanish-American War Memorial
Inscription.

Erected by
The City of Albany
July 22, 1928
in memory of those
who served their
country
in the
Spanish-American War
——————————
William S. Hackett
John Boyd Thacher 2nd.
Mayors

Cuba • Philippines • Porto Rico • Hawaii


 
Erected 1928 by the City of Albany.
 
Location. 42° 39.483′ N, 73° 45.909′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Henry Johnson Boulevard east of Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Townsend Park, Albany NY 12210, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Townsend Park (a few steps from this marker); 10th Ward War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Avenue Armory (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Henry Johnson (approx. 0.4 miles away); New York State Office Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); 200th Anniversary of the Birth of George Washington
Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. Spanish-American War Memorial
(approx. 0.4 miles away); General Washington (approx. half a mile away); State Education Building (was approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
3. Spanish-American War Memorial
Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
4. Spanish-American War Memorial
Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
5. Spanish-American War Memorial
Looking south
Spanish-American War Memorial Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
6. Spanish-American War Memorial Statue Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement We are suspending Amazon.com advertising until they remove an ad for a certain book from circulation. A word in the book’s title has given rise to number of complaints. The word is inappropriate in school classroom settings.