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Wood National Cemetery Memorial Section

 
 
Wood National Cemetery Memorial Section Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
1. Wood National Cemetery Memorial Section Marker
Inscription.

"The markers in this memorial area
honor veterans whose remains
have not been recovered or
identified, were buried at sea,
donated to science, or cremated
and the ashes scattered."

 
Erected by Wood National Cemetery.
 
Location. 43° 1.769′ N, 87° 58.893′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Touch for map. Marker is about 75 feet east of the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Wood National Cemetery, 5000 West National Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53295, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wood National Cemetery Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Honor of the 1901 Milwaukee Brewers of the American League (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robin Yount (approx. half a mile away); The Volunteer-'98 (approx. half a mile away); Henry Aaron (approx. half a mile away); Allan H. Selig (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wood National Cemetery
Wood National Cemetery Memorial Section image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
2. Wood National Cemetery Memorial Section
Civil War monument dominates background
. (Submitted on November 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Medal of Honor Citation for Michael McCormick. (Submitted on November 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. (Submitted on November 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & Patriotism
 
Michael McCormick Memorial Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
3. Michael McCormick Memorial Grave Marker
Thomas G. Bur Memorial Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
4. Thomas G. Bur Memorial Grave Marker
Richard E. Lensby Memorial Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
5. Richard E. Lensby Memorial Grave Marker
Allen D. Zinn Memorial Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
6. Allen D. Zinn Memorial Grave Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 528 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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