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Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial

 
 
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
1. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Full photo of the Memorial
Inscription.
In memory of our
Soldiers and Sailors
1861 - 1865

 
Erected 1906 by McIntyre W.R.C. 27.
 
Location. 43° 40.964′ N, 92° 58.688′ W. Marker is in Austin, Minnesota, in Mower County. Marker is on 4th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This memorial is in the middle of the Oakwood Cemetery - behind the main building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 4th Street NW, Austin MN 55912, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Baudler (within shouting distance of this marker); Hormel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Paramount Theatre (approx. 0.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Women's Relief Corps. This link is to the current Womens' Relief Corps which traces its roots back to the Civil War organization. (Submitted on September 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
2. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Closeup of text and dedication.
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
3. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Closeup of the Soldier at "Parade Rest"
Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 24, 2009
4. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial Marker
Area photo of the WRC Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,094 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.   2, 3, 4. submitted on September 28, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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