Westerly in Washington County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Spanish American War Monument
who served and to all the patriotic
men and women who helped
defend the nation’s honor
- in the war with Spain -
Dedicated July 18, 1924
Location. 41° 22.67′ N, 71° 49.651′ W. Marker is in Westerly, Rhode Island, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Broad Street (U.S. 1) and Grove Avenue (Rhode Island Route 3), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Wilcox Park. Marker is in this post office area: Westerly RI 02891, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Westerly Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pawcatuck River (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Bridge over Pawcatuck River (approx. 0.2 miles away); Westerly – Pawcatuck War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); POW-MIA Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away in Connecticut); USS Pawcatuck Veterans Monument (approx. ¼ mile away in Connecticut); This Site Is Dedicated (approx. ¼ mile away in Connecticut); The Shipyard (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westerly.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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