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Mishawaka in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument

 
 
Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 12, 2012
1. Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument
Inscription.
(Monument Base)
Erected September 1884
Shiloh - Mobile - Chickamauga - Vicksburg

(Facing East)
Erected by the citizens of Penn Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana, to commemorate the bravery and patriotism of her soldiers and sailors in the war for the preservation of national unity 1861-1865.

Sleep on ye noble patriot braves,
Wherever lie your honored graves,
A nation free and proud and great,
Your memories perpetuate.

(Facing North)
Atlanta - Belmont - Arkansas Post - Balls Bluff - Baton Rouge - Champion Hills - Corinth - Chattanooga - Chicasaw Bayou - Dalton - Duval Bluff - Fort Donelson - Huka - Kenesaw - Lookout Mountain - Malvern Hill - Murfreesboro - Missionary Ridge - Nashville - Paducah - Perryville - Pea Ridge - Phillippi - Port Hudson - Pilot Knobb - Pine Bluff

(Facing West)
"The war for the Union was right, everlastingly right; and the war against the Union was wrong forever wrong."

"The Union must, and shall shall be preserved."

(Facing South)
Antietam - Appomattox - Allatoona - Big Bethel - Bull Run - Chancellorsville - Cold Harbor - Chantilly - Cedar Mountain - Fair Oaks - Five Forks - Fort Harrison - Franklin - Front Royal - Fredericksburg - Gettysburg - Hampton Roads -
Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument Inscriptions image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 12, 2012
2. Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument Inscriptions
East - North - West - South
Manassas Junction - Hoovers Gap - Mobile - Petersburg - Richmond - Ringold - Rich Mountain - Roanoke - Savannah - Spotsylvania - Seven Pines - Wilderness
 
Erected 1884.
 
Location. 41° 39.952′ N, 86° 11.162′ W. Marker is in Mishawaka, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Mishawaka Ave and Charlotte Ave, on the left when traveling west on W. Mishawaka Ave. Touch for map. Marker is located in the east part of Battell Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 W. Mishawaka Ave, Mishawaka IN 46545, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battell Park (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mishawaka Wars of the Nation Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ball-Band Factory (approx. mile away); Perkins Windmill (approx. mile away); Kamm & Schellinger Brewery (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Dam Across The St. Joseph River / Power Race (approx. half a mile away); Mishawaka Fish Ladder (approx. half a mile away); The Mishawaka Academic and Normal Institute (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mishawaka.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Battell Park image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, December 12, 2012
3. Battell Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 480 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 15, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.   3. submitted on April 26, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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