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Columbus in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Grand Army of the Republic Memorial

 
 
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 27, 2009
1. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial
Inscription.
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Erected by
H. M. Brown Post No. 146.
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G. A. R.


In memory of our comrades
formerly residents of
Columbus, Otsego, Hampden,
York, Elba & Calamus,
who now fill unknown graves.

1861—1865

 
Location. 43° 20.335′ N, 89° 0.949′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of South Dickason Boulevard and West James Street (Wisconsin Highway 16/60) on South Dickason Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus WI 53925, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Columbus Public Library (a few steps from this marker); Farmers & Merchants Union Bank (a few steps from this marker); Columbus City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Governor James Taylor Lewis / Governor Lewis: Civil War Era (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Lowell Women Firefighters (approx. 9.8 miles away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 12 miles away); Marshall Academy and High School (approx. 12.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 27, 2009
2. Grand Army of the Republic Memorial
 Civil War Statue. (Submitted on March 7, 2010.)
 
Additional keywords. Harvey M. Brown
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
<i>G.A.R. Memorial, Corner Broadway and James, Columbus, Wis.</i> image. Click for full size.
circa 1920
3. G.A.R. Memorial, Corner Broadway and James, Columbus, Wis.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,561 times since then and 155 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.   3. submitted on December 24, 2014. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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