Mishawaka in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument
Erected September 1884
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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.
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"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."
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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. ¼ mile away); Perkins Windmill (approx. ¼ 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 •
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