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U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial

“Hail Martyrs”

 

—1898 • 1902 —

 
U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
1. U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial
Inscription.

In memory of
the
Martyrs of the Maine
and the
United States Soldiers
Sailors and Marines

of the Spanish-American War

Dedicated June 24, 1914

The projectile surmounting this
monument is from the Battleship
Maine destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15 1898


 
Erected 1914 by the County of Northampton and Col Charles A Wikoff Camp No 43, United Spanish War Veterans.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
 
Location. 40° 41.344′ N, 75° 13.007′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and Ferry Street, on the left when traveling south on Walnut Street. Touch for map. Monument is on the Northampton County Courthouse Complex grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Taylor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Peace Treaties (approx. 0.4 miles away); Northampton County’s First Court House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sullivan’s March
U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
2. U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Founding of Easton and Northampton County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel Phillippe (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Declaration of Independence in Easton (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Categories. DisastersPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
"Hail Martyrs" U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
3. "Hail Martyrs" U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial Sculpture
"Hail Martyrs" U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial Sculpture Title image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
4. "Hail Martyrs" U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial Sculpture Title
"Hail Martyrs" Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
5. "Hail Martyrs" Sculptor's Mark
"Hail Martyrs" Sculptor's Copyright Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
6. "Hail Martyrs" Sculptor's Copyright Mark
Geodetic Survey Mark on base of U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2019
7. Geodetic Survey Mark on base of U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 10, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 10, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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