Grand Island in Hall County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Amiel Whipple W.R.C. Civil War Memorial
Heroes of 1861-65
who lie in unknown graves
on Southern battle fields.
Sleep on brave boys though
your graves are unmarked
You are not forgotten
Dedicated May 30, 1908
Erected 1908 by Amiel Whipple Womens Relief Corps No. 209.
Location. 40° 56.797′ N, 98° 22.659′ W. Marker is in Grand Island, Nebraska, in Hall County. Marker is on Capital Avenue near Webb Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Memorial is in the Nebraska Veterans Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Grand Island NE 68803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hall County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); 6th Bomb Group (approx. one mile away); Martin Building (approx. 2.4 miles away); Pioneer Park (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Lincoln Memorial Highway (approx. 2.4 miles away); Grand Island Public School Bell (approx. 2.4 miles away); Federal Building (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Island.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 476 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.