Niles in Berrien County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 41° 49.782′ N, 86° 15.213′ W. Marker is in Niles, Michigan, in Berrien County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of E. Main Street and N. 5th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in the front yard of the Chapin House and the Niles History Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 508 E. Main Street, Niles MI 49120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Chapin House / Henry Austin Chapin (a few steps from this marker); Four Flags Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wesley United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away); Second Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ferry Street School (approx. 0.2 miles away); John B. Reddick Building (approx. ¼ mile away); PA-WA-TING (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niles.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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