Appleton in Outagamie County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Bridge
Built by the City of Appleton
as a lasting monument to
the memory of the soldiers
and sailors of the Civil,
Spanish-American and World Wars.
The above plaque dedicated
the original Memorial Drive
Bridge. This monument is
intended to serve as a
Location. 44° 15.103′ N, 88° 24.934′ W. Marker is in Appleton, Wisconsin, in Outagamie County. Marker is on South Memorial Drive (State Highway 47) north of West River Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the northern edge of Veterans Park. Marker is in this post office area: Appleton WI 54915, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hearthstone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hippolyte Grignon (approx. half a mile away); Outagamie County World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); First Commercially Successful Electric Street Railway (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Edison Hyrdoelectric System in America Vulcan Street Plant Replica (approx. one mile away); 9-11 Memorial (approx. one mile away); Lawrence University (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Appleton.
Also see . . .
1. Memorial Bridge. Postcard photo of the bridge. (Submitted on September 7, 2011.)
2. Memorial Bridge. Postcard photo of the bridge. (Submitted on September 7, 2011.)
Categories. • War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 631 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 7, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.