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Near Columbus in Columbia County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
1. World War II Memorial Plaque
Inscription.
The citizens of the
Township of Elba
purchased this land
in 1947 as a memorial
to the men and women
who served their country
in World War II.
1995

 
Erected 1995.
 
Location. 43° 19.715′ N, 88° 57.146′ W. Marker is near Columbus, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker is on State Highway 16 / 60 0.2 miles east of County Road TT, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is at a highway wayside. Marker is at or near this postal address: W11289 State Highway 16 / 60, Columbus WI 53925, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Farmers & Merchants Union Bank (approx. 3.3 miles away); Grand Army of the Republic Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Columbus City Hall (approx. 3.3 miles away); Columbus Public Library (approx. 3.3 miles away); Governor James Taylor Lewis / Governor Lewis: Civil War Era (approx. 3.6 miles away); Lowell Women Firefighters (approx. 6.7 miles away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 10 miles away); Adrian Joss '98 (approx. 10.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .  Astico Park.
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
2. World War II Memorial
Crawfish River
(Submitted on May 31, 2013.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWar, World II
 
Nearby Historic Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
3. Nearby Historic Bridge
Astico Park
Relocated Ninabuck and Scofield Bridges image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
4. Relocated Ninabuck and Scofield Bridges
N3623 County Road T
Bridge Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, May 13, 2013
5. Bridge Plaque
State of Wisconsin
Department of Transportation
B-14-186
Built 2006
Scofield Truss 1891
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 31, 2013, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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